To: Health Editors & Journalists
Issued by: Department of Health
Date: Monday, 13 March 2023

Health Minister to reflect on the Labour Court Judgement

Pretoria: The Minister of Health, Dr Joe Phaahla will this evening (Monday, 13 March) reflect on the Labour Court judgement handed down earlier today and its implications on the health sector.

The Department has been inundated with requests for media interviews and queries since the court judgement. Thus, it is against this background that Minister Phaahla has decided to hold a formal media briefing to clarify all issues related to the judgement in relation to NEHAWU strike in the health sector.

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

Date: Monday, 13 March 2023
Time: 19h30
Zoom Link:
Meeting ID: 815 9304 4539
Passcode: 590045

For more information and media enquiries, please contact:
Mr Foster Mohale
Health Departmental Spokesperson

Mr Doctor Tshwale
Spokesperson for Health Minister
063 657 8487