Modise: Hospital made me wait to see brother. Staff: She harassed nurse
National Assembly speaker denies the allegation, as state hospital’s workers demand justice
National Assembly speaker Thandi Modise says she was targeted by staff at a North West public hospital who prevented her from visiting her brother, while other visitors were allowed in.
Modise says staff at the Taung District Hospital made her wait at reception, telling her to come back during visiting hours – and this while other visitors walked in and out of the hospital.
“In the morning [of December 26] we drove to the hospital. We got to the hospital around 9am and went through the routine when you arrive at hospital and already at the time there were people arriving and people leaving the hospital having seen their relatives...