The Department of Health in Limpopo has suspended the services of at least 300 NGOs, after an outcry over the non-payment of home-based care workers who were in the organisations’ employ.

At the end of the 2017/18 financial year, the department decided to take over the administration of home-based care workers and other health-related services.

The NGOs’ services were terminated at the end of March. They had been given eight months’ notice…..more