South Africa is about to reach half a million Covid infections amid allegations of government graft. Meanwhile, the International Monetary Fund has granted a multi-billion rand loan. 3 July 2020: Medical personnel wearing protective gear attend to Covid-19 patients at the Nasrec quarantine and isolation site in the south of Johannesburg. (Photograph by Gallo Images/ Dino Lloyd) Dodgy PPE deals
Corruption in the supply chain of medical goods deprives patients of the opportunity to receive proper medical care, said the chairperson of the South African Medical Association (Sama), Angelique Coetzee.
Insufficient political will to deal with corruption has led to […]