15 May 2015
Western Cape MEC of Health
Nomafrench Mbombo has expressed concern over the attack of emergency medical
This as another EMS medical
vehicle was robbed in Tafelsig, Mitchell’s Plain this week.
MEC Mbombo in a statement said
this is unfathomable that criminals are targeting emergency workers who risk
their lives on a daily basis to serve the people of this province.
Siviwe Gwarube said well we have had conversations with the Department of
Safety about tightening security for emergency personnel; this responsibility
still lies with the community.
Gwarube said in the meantime
we going to be trying to find out whether or not there is anything we can do to
strengthen security around there, but the Western Cape does really work
diligently to try and secure our public facilities.
“We urge communities to take
greater responsibility in helping us in this regard.” Gwarude added.
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