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Cut out international medical service privileges for govt officials – MP

Posted on 30 Oct 2013 at 12:09pm

Member of Parliament for Lilongwe City Centre, Shadreck Jonas, has demanded that senior government officials lose their privileges of being referred to hospitals outside Malawi when in critical health condition.

He said this in Parliament on the afternoon of Tuesday, in reference to a succession of predicaments that has been hitting Kamuzu Central Hospital recently where, among others, the hospital had been administering expired drugs to patients.

He argued that this privilege made the government officials disregard the serious problems that the local hospitals were facing.

“How can…

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