A female doctor has been assaulted by a patient at the Lillian Ngoyi Community Clinic in Soweto.
This comes after two doctors were stabbed by a patient in Kimberley in the Northern Cape over the weekend.
The safety of female healthcare workers has been cast into the spotlight as concerns are raised about inadequate security at hospitals.
A visibly shaken Dr Mandisa Kubeka said she was very scared.
Several doctors also voiced their concerns.
In other news – Romance rumours as Boity spotted with actor Anton Jeftha – Photos
South African television personality and rapper Boity Thulo fueled romance rumours with actor Anton Jeftha after retweeting two pictures of him on Saturday 18 September.
Boity Thulo and Anton Jeftha first sparked rumours of romance in February this year. The notorious “Twitter Police” matched the pair’s posts at the same location, just days apart from each other. In early August the “Twitter Police” also believed that Boity and Anton went on another “baecation” together in Cape Town. Learn More