WATCH | Infection outbreaks in hospitals a concern for Health Minister

 

JOHANNESBURG - Health Minister Joe Phaahla is worried about rising infections at Gauteng hospitals due to the water crisis.

Rahima Moosa, Helen Joseph and Pholosong hospitals suffered extended outages.

It followed a breakdown of the Zuikerbosch treatment plant after a power failure.

Phaahla says his department will be prioritising funds to help with water storage infrastructure.

eNCA Senior Reporter Silindelo Masikane has more in the video above.

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