Gauteng News

New MEC to take over the reins at the Gauteng Department of Health


2017/02/01 Rofhiwa Marubini-Tshitahe
 
Gauteng Premier Makhura has accepted the resignation letter of the MEC for Heath in Gauteng, Qedani Mahlangu.
 
Makhura intends to appoint former Deputy Minister of Heath and former MEC for Health in the province, Dr Gwen Ramogopa as the MEC for Heath.
Makhura said: “Dr Gwen Ramokgopa’s depth of experience and expertisein the public sector will help us to overhaul mental health andsustain some of the general improvements that we have been making in the public health system in our province.”
 
Over the next few days, MEC for Social Development Nandi Mayathula Khoza will be the acting MEC for Health.