Public trust in the health department |

Public trust in the health department

The Special Investigating Unit says its investigating new evidence that's come to light regarding the Digital Vibes debacle.

The report into the R150 million contract with the communications company was released yesterday. 

Today Health Minister Joe Phaahla confirmed that seven department officials have since been suspended.

So what impact does this scathing Digital Vibes report have on public trust in the health department?

Political analyst Xolani Dube says South Africans need to form a different perspective when it comes to trusting officials who are in charge.