Medical doctors march against unemployment in PMB

Medical doctors march against unemployment in PMB

Medical doctors marched to the offices of the KZN Department of Health in Pietermaritzburg to raise several concerns. 

PMB doctor strike

The protest began outside UNISA on Langalibalele Street on Monday morning.  


Among their grievances are the employment of unskilled personnel in higher positions and corruption within the department.

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The All Citizens Party's Brian Tloubatla says they'll be there in solidarity, particularly with junior doctors.


"The march seeks to rally the pride of unemployed doctors. The ACP we are a party that has mentors and overall wellness in our value proposition, and we will be supporting that march. They are complaining about corruption from the institution of which they are unmonitored, finance unaccountability, use of funds, paying of invoices with no job done."    

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