Parliament, Sunday, 22 August 2021 – The Portfolio Committee on Health will from tomorrow 23 August, continue with its oversight visit in Gauteng.

It will visit various healthcare centres that have been affected by the riots to assess the extent of the damages as a result of the recent destructions and looting that took place last month in Gauteng.
Furthermore, the committee will meet with the Provincial Department of Health to get a briefing on measures that have been put in place to address the damages. It will also assess the progress of the vaccine roll out programme and oxygen supply.

The programme of the oversight is as follows:

Monday, 23 August 2021 

09:10-10:30 Oversight at Tembisa Hospital

11:30 – 12:30 Oversight at Atlas Road, Kempton Park Drive Thru Vaccination Site

13:00 – 13:30 Oversight at 49 West Street, Houghton Drive Thru Vaccination Site

14:00 – 15:00 Meeting with MEC of Health at 45 Commissioner Street, Johannesburg


For media inquiries or interviews with the Chairperson, please contact the committee’s Media Officer:
Name: Ms Yoliswa Landu
Parliamentary Communication Services
Cell: 081 497 4694