Outcry as only two days given to nominate NHI committee

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Outcry as only two days given to nominate NHI committee

The short turnaround is immoral and flouts the spirit of the constitution, say critics

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Industry players have bemoaned the fact that only two working days were given to nominate people for the committee that will determine what benefits the National Health Insurance will offer.

The health department said in a letter on Friday that nominations for the steering committee would close on Tuesday.

The Treatment Action Campaign’s Anela Yawa said it was “shocking” that such a short time was given for nominations...

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