MEDIA STATEMENT

To: Editors & Health Journalists

Issued by: Department of Health

Date: Wednesday, 07 December 2022

Minister Phaahla to hold a media briefing on various health issues

Pretoria: Minister of Health, Dr Joe Phaahla together with the Provincial MECs for Health will tomorrow, (Thursday, 08) hold a media briefing to provide progress update on various health issues including stability on COVID-19 pandemic, the outbreak of measles disease and rising number of laboratory confirmed cases in several provinces, the state of readiness of emergency medical services and safer holidays campaign and general health services, etc.

Members of the media are invited to the briefing scheduled as follows:

Date: Thursday, 08 December 2022
Time: 12h30 for 13h00
Venue: Holiday Inn, Johannesburg Airport, 100 North Rand Road, Bardene, Boksburg, 1462

For more information and media enquiries, please contact:

Mr Foster Mohale
Departmental Spokesperson
National Health Department
0724323792
Foster.mohale@health.gov.za

Mr Doctor Tshwale
Media Liaison Officer for Health Minister
National Health Department
063 657 8487
Doctor.Tshwale@health.gov.za