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The former Gauteng health MEC says it wasn't her job to visit organisations prior to transferring state patients into their care.
Our news editor, Laura López González, sat down with the Qedani Mahlangu in November for a one-on-one interview following the deaths of 36 mental health patients. This is a one minute excerpt from the interview.
Read more here or download a transcript of the interview.
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