File image of former Gauteng MEC for Health, Qedani Mahlangu at a media briefing on 13 October 2015. Mahlangu resigned from her position following a damning report into the deaths of nto psychiatric patients under her watch.
JOHANNESBURG - The DA in Gauteng says former Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu is arrogant.
Jack Bloom says he’s appalled by how Mahlangu is responding to the Esidimeni arbitration.
The former MEC says she’ll only attend the hearings in January.
She says she’s currently in London studying and doesn’t need to be a subpoenaed to testify.
Bloom says it’s unacceptable she’s only available in 2018.