Eastern Cape health dept sits on R17m to pay board members - but they have not received a cent in 7 months

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Board members are key in the successful running of hospitals and clinics because they develop and review the facility's overall mission and strategy.
Board members are key in the successful running of hospitals and clinics because they develop and review the facility's overall mission and strategy.
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The Eastern Cape health department is sitting on a R17 million budget meant to pay stipends for its hospitals and clinics' board members since their appointment in October 2021. 

The 762 officials are meant to be paid for every meeting they attend. 

Board members are key in the successful running of hospitals and clinics because they develop and review the facility's overall mission and strategy.

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