Today was the final day of the emotional arbitration hearings into the deaths of 144 Life Esidimeni mental health patients.

In 30 days, former deputy chief justice Dikgang Moseneke will deliver his final judgment, based on the arguments and testimonies that were presented during the arbitration process, which began last year. The testimonies were given by family members of the victims, non-governmental organisations, departmental officials and even the health minister himself, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi. ….more