Opposition using Esidimeni tragedy to discredit provincial govt, says Makhura

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has formally washed his hands of the responsibility of the deaths more than 100 mentally ill patients, reports The Citizen. Makhura said the transfer of mental health patients from Life Esidimeni to NGOs that operated unlawfully was never sanctioned by the provincial executive council or himself. Responding to the debate of…