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The DA in Gauteng says disgraced former Gauteng health MEC Qedani Mahlangu and Gauteng Premier David Makhura must be held financially accountable for the Life Esidimeni tragedy.
A family member of a deceased Life Esidimeni patient says she will only be happy once former Gauteng health MEC Qedani Mahlangu is thrown in jail for her role in the tragedy.
Embattled ANC Gauteng leaders Qedani Mahlangu and Brian Hlongwa are to remain members of the party's provincial executive committee, the ANC in the province has said.
The Gauteng ANC says disgraced former health MECs Qedani Mahlangu and Brian Hlongwa – along with former Emfuleni mayor Simon Mofokeng who resigned following allegations that he sexually groomed a teenager – will finally appear before its integrity commission.
Acting ANC chairperson Premier David Makhura has defended the 14-month long wait for the party's integrity commission to act against former health MEC Qedani Mahlangu.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has defended the fact that disgraced former health MEC Qedani Mahlangu joined him for his healthy lifestyle walk in Soweto.
EFF leader Julius Malema said former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu shouldn't be the only person to get the lion's share of the blame for the Life Esidimeni tragedy.
The Life Esidimeni arbitration hearing has heard that the recorded number of mentally ill patients who died during and after a marathon project to move patients from Life Esidimeni facilities to various NGOs has increased to 144.
Former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu has told the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearing that she is not a prophet and therefore could not have anticipated the death of 143 psychiatric patients.
Former Gauteng health MEC Qedani Mahlangu has told the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearing that she was never aware that patients were dying.
The ANC in Gauteng will not be pursuing further sanctions against disgraced former health MEC Qedani Mahlangu and its former chief whip in the legislature, Brian Hlongwa, after the two were kicked out of its provincial executive committee this week.
The ANC's national working committee has endorsed a recommendation that Qedani Mahlangu and Brian Hlongwa step down from the Gauteng ANC's executive committee.
The Gauteng ANC's integrity commission has finalised its investigation into three of its members – who became caught up in three separate controversies – and is expected to table a report when the provincial executive committee.
The ANC in Gauteng has asked for time to deal with controversies around two embattled members of its newly elected provincial executive committee.
Were Mahlangu, Manamela and Selebano embarrassed to admit to the real reasons for the Life Esidimeni tragedy because it would make South Africans wary of radical economic transformation, asks Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
Dear Justice Dikgang Moseneke, writes Kgabo Maditodi.
Former MEC Qedani Mahlangu feels betrayed by her senior officials' testimony at the Esidimeni hearings and says she was not warned of problems with the transfers.
In the three days that former Gauteng health MEC Qedani Mahlangu has testified, she has not brought closure to the families of 143 mentally ill patients who died after they were moved from Life Esidimeni facilities, says a lawyer.
Former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu says she cannot carry personal blame for the deaths of 143 Life Esidimeni psychiatric patients.
Former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu once again returns after facing a grilling, to answer for her part in the Life Esidimeni tragedy which led to the deaths of at least 143 vulnerable patients.
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