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11 November 2010

DA wants radioactive material found

The DA called on Health Minister Motsoaledi to establish an emergency task force to recover radioactive material reported "lost or stolen" by the Radiation Control Directorate.

The DA called on Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi to establish an emergency task force to recover radioactive material reported "lost or stolen" by the Radiation Control Directorate.

Health director-general Precious Matsoso reportedly told the committee that the exact numbers of lost "sources" was uncertain, as the directorate was inadequately staffed and its database has not been properly updated.

 
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