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Patients, nurses run for cover at Mbabane Government Hospital after arrival of CoronaVirus suspected case.

Wednesday, 18th March, 2020

MBABANE: Patients and nurses had to run for cover after the arrival of another patient suspected of CoronaVirus.

This Swaziland News learned that the patients and nurses had to run to protect their lives as government does not have equipment to protect both the citizens and the nurses. The incident happened today(Wednesday) in the midst of a strike for protective clothing  and senior government officials are currently locked in a meeting trying to solve the chaos.

Reached for comments, Director of Health Services Dr Vusi Magagula said he was currently in a meeting, he will be contacted later to provide a way forward on the matter. 

Patients, nurses  run for cover at Mbabane Government Hospital after arrival of CoronaVirus suspected case.
Patients and nurse had to run for cover at Mbabane Hospital