Dr Aaron Motsoaledi

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Aaron Motsoaledi

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  • Da Initiative To Get Medical Students Trained At Western Cape Universities (Minister's Response) 6 Mar 2014

    You don't want the truth. You don't want the truth about yourselves. You are killing Madiba's programme and yet every day you say, Madiba! Madiba! Madiba! [Applause.]

  • Da Initiative To Get Medical Students Trained At Western Cape Universities (Minister's Response) 6 Mar 2014

    Chairperson, on this issue of Cuba, University of Cape Town, UCT, IN THE Western Cape, I was trying to be nice, but I think the hon member is becoming silly, very silly indeed. If the hon member wants me to become silly, I will be silly.

    Hon Speaker, let me ...

  • Negligence At Leratong Hospital Limpopo Medical Students To Study In Cuba (Minister's Response) 4 Mar 2014

    I was just saying, hon Speaker, that there are students from 123 countries around the world who are at present studying medicine in Cuba. For the DA to believe that this is not good quality is quite regrettable. [Interjections.] We will solve this problem by making sure that the programme ...

  • Negligence At Leratong Hospital Limpopo Medical Students To Study In Cuba (Minister's Response) 4 Mar 2014

    Hon Speaker, I will respond to two issues. The first issue I wish to respond to is that of negligence at Leratong Hospital. I want to condemn it in the strongest terms, because we want quality care at all of this country's public institutions.

    However, I do not want ...

  • Adjustments Appropriation Bill (Consideration Of Votes And Schedule) 7 Nov 2013

    Again, House Chair, the hon member attends portfolio committee meetings. We gave extensive inputs on this issue of infrastructure for a period of over four hours. [Interjections.] We showed graphs that indicate that the infrastructure expenditure in Health has actually improved markedly since we started placing engineers in the various ...

  • Treatment For Cancer (Minister's Response) 22 Oct 2013

    Hence, the issue of what works in medicine in trying to heal human beings and what doesn't work is a matter of debate. I believe this debate will go on unto the end of the world. [Time expired.] [Laughter.]

  • Treatment For Cancer (Minister's Response) 22 Oct 2013

    Hon Speaker, let me indeed follow in the footsteps of my leader, the Speaker of this Parliament, in welcoming the hon Ambrosini. Hon Ambrosini, I have taken note of what you have said, and we'll be eagerly waiting to welcome you to the Department of Health and listen attentively ...

  • Hiv/Aids And Tb (Statement) 22 Oct 2013

    Hon Speaker, hon members of the House, invited guests, ladies and gentlemen, in my budget speech on 15 May 2013 I made a humble request to the hon Speaker to provide a date when we would launch the HIV Counselling and Testing Campaign, commonly known as the HCT campaign, in ...

  • Tragic Deaths Of Initiates In Mpumalanga (Matter Of Public Importance) 29 May 2013

    Hon Speaker, hon members of the House, this morning as I was driving to work I listened to a debate on SAFM about the incidents in Diepsloot. The guests for the debate were arguing whether we are dealing with xenophobia, crime, desperation or just incidental argument hijacked by criminal elements ...

  • Appropriation Bill 15 May 2013

    Hon House Chair, my colleagues Deputy Ministers and Ministers, chairperson and members of the Portfolio Committee on Health, hon members of the House, invited guests, ladies and gentlemen, it is now documented and generally understood that South Africa faces a quadruple burden of disease. Many other countries are faced with ...