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[WATCH LIVE] Esidimeni arbitration hearing continues

Dikeledi Manaka, who works at the Cullinan Care and Rehab Centre, revealed on Tuesday that senior officials at the Gauteng Health Department ordered them to sign discharge forms when they weren't authorised to.

A screengrab of Dikeledi Manaka giving evidence at the Esidimeni arbitration hearing in Johannesburg on 15 November 2017.

JOHANNESBURG - The deputy nursing manager from one of the facilities where Life Esidimeni patients died continues giving testimony at the arbitration hearings on Wednesday, with cross examination from the State's attorney.

Dikeledi Manaka, who works at the Cullinan Care and Rehab Centre, revealed on Tuesday that senior officials at the Gauteng Health Department ordered them to sign discharge forms when they weren't authorised to.

One hundred and forty-three patients died after the provincial Health Department terminated its contract with the Life Esidimeni group.

WATCH LIVE: Esidimeni arbitration hearing continues

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