Char­lotte Max­eke Hospi­tal on lock­down

Inner City Gazette - - News -

Vi­o­lent scenes out­side Char­lotte Max­eke Hospi­tal in Jo­han­nes­burg have sur­faced on so­cial me­dia on Thurs­day as prop­erty was torched, ap­par­ently by staff mem­bers.

Ac­cord­ing to the re­ports, the hospi­tal shut down af­ter the prop­erty was set alight and en­trances were blocked.

It was also said that pa­tients were threat­ened.

Ac­cord­ing to a post on Twit­ter, hospi­tal staff were protest­ing over griev­ances, which in­clude the non-pay­ment of over­time.

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