Cosatu wants the government to use the launch of vaccines as the first step towards the NHI | News 24
Cosatu Secretary General Bheki Ntshalintshali.
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- Cosatu wants the launch of the Covid-19 vaccine to be part of the NHI planned by the government.
- The labor federation says it will be difficult to convince its members to support the ruling party in the upcoming local elections.
- He is also disappointed by the lack of timelines for the Economic Recovery and Reconstruction Plan.
The Cosatu labor federation has requested that the launch of the Covid-19 vaccine be part of the National Health Insurance (NHI) process envisaged by the government, which will merge public and private medical care.