The Minister of Health, Aaron Motsoaledi, have issued two notices in the Government Gazette on 13 and 14 March 2019. In the first notice, No 379 of 13 March 2019, the category of “staff nurse” created by Notice No 176 of 8 March 2013 is withdrawn. In the second notice, 402 of 14 March 2019,…
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