3 minute read
27 Nov 2020
Mboweni’s bitter pill for graduate doctors
While big money is splashed out by government to bail out ailing state-owned enterprises – including SA Airways – there are no funds available to place graduate doctors for their compulsory community service.
Picture for illustration. Dr Eric Goemare (R), and Nompumelelo Mantangana, a doctor and nurse with Doctors Without Borders (MSF), look at the progress being made in setting up a field hospital being set up in a sports hall in Khayelitsha, near Cape Town, on May 22, 2020. (Photo by RODGER BOSCH / AFP)