DA to lay criminal charges against Polokwane Hospital CEO

Media Advisory:

Today, 07 September 2015, the DA Provincial Spokesperson on Health , Langa Bodlani (MPL) will be laying criminal charges against Polokwane Hospital officials who refused to admit a critically ill toddler which lead to her death. It also alleged that the nurses gave the parents the wrong oxygen cylinders that caused the death of this toddler.

Bodlani will be joined by the father of the deceased toddler, Mr Phillip Ngoepe.

We will also brief the media on the further steps the DA intends to take in order to help this family.

Date: Monday, 07 September 2015

Time: 10H00

Venue: Polokwane Police Station , 38 Schoeman Street

There will be an opportunity for photographs and interviews.