NEHAWU to convene press conference on the NHI tomorrow

The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] will convene a press conference on tomorrow afternoon to communicate its plans to defend the National Health Insurance [NHI] and a comprehensive plan to ensure that it is fully implemented for universal healthcare in our life time.

The press conference will also touch on the following issues:

·       Our programme of action to ensure submissions of commentary by our members and the public to the Portfolio Committee for Health in support of the NHI

·       The Health Market Inquiry findings

·       The health sector anti-corruption forum and a list of corruption cases that we want the forum to investigate as soon as possible

Details of the press conference

Date: Monday October 7, 2019

Time: 14h00

Venue: Protea Hotel Parktonian, 120 De Korte St, Braamfontein, Johannesburg

Members of the media are invited to attend and to cover the press conference. Media houses and journalists interested in covering the press conference please RSVP with NEHAWU National Spokesperson, Cde Khaya Xaba, at 082 455 2500 or email