In a watershed ruling the Supreme Court of
Appeal has ruled that a sick note from a traditional healer be seen in the same
light as one issued by a qualified medical doctor, and that a chef fired for
taking leave to complete her training as a traditional healer be reinstated.
'Hang up her apron'
Traditional vs. western
Read more about the status of and issues
traditional healers face in South Africa.
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