Free State Health Crisis

ANC Fires Free State Health MEC – Viva!!

Hot off the press! ANC fires Free State MEC of Health, Dr Benny Malakoane. Read all about it in the…

TAC Condemns NPA Decision Not to Drop Charges Against Community Healthcare Workers

BLOEMFONTEIN, 29th JANUARY: TAC condemns the National Public Prosecutor’s decision not to drop the unreasonable charges against the 129 community…

TAC Calls on NPA to Drop Unjust Charges Against Free State Healthworkers

27th JANUARY 2015, BLOEMFONTEIN: 129 community healthcare workers (CHWs) and members of the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) are set to…

STATEMENT: Free State’s Community Health Workers’ Case Postponed to 29 January 2015

Over a hundred community health workers (CHW)’s  and the members of the Treatment Action Campaign  appeared at the Bloemfontein Magistrate’s…

Arrested Healthcare Workers to Plead Not Guilty: Matter Heading to Trial

Yesterday, lawyers from Webber Attorneys in Bloemfontein and SECTION27 met with the 130 community healthcare workers (CHWs) who were arrested…

TAC Charges MEC Benny Malakoane with Corruption

On the day that 130 Community Health Workers Appear in Bloemfontein Magistrates Court TAC Charges MEC Benny Malakoane with Corruption…

Update on Free State Campaign

On September 1st the 127 community healthcare workers and activists who were arrested during a peaceful night vigil on 10…

INVITATION 18TH AUG: TAC Engages with Partners on Free State & Other Core Campaigns

Dear comrades, As you may be aware, the public health system in the Free State has collapsed. For over a…

TAC’s Response to Allegations Made Against TAC’s Free State Leadership

The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) takes note of allegations in the media of misconduct against TAC leaders in the Free…

What the TAC Want to See in the Health Budget

In his first term as Minister of Health Dr Aaron Motsoaledi oversaw the massive scale-up of antiretroviral treatment in South…

TAC to Continue Peaceful Night Vigils in Free State

BLOEMFONTEIN, 16th JULY: The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), community healthcare workers and partner organisations, is embarking on peaceful overnight vigils…

After 36 Hours in Jail – All 127 Activists Have Been Released on Warning

11th JULY, BLOEMFONTEIN: The Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) welcomes the release of the 127 activists and community healthcare workers who…

Civil Society Stand in Solidarity with the Arrested Healthworkers & Activists

Numerous organisations have come out in support of TAC activists and community healthcare workers arrested for staging a peaceful sit-in…

Free State Update: We Will Not Retreat!

10th JULY JOHANNESBURG – Over 150 Free State community health workers (CHWs) and Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) activists, arrested during…

Timeline of Crackdown on Free State Activists & Healthworkers

This is a timeline of events over the last 24 hours of the Free State civil disobedience by activists and…