The North West Department of Health launched a TV app to make it easier for the department to communicate its message to the broader community. Speaking at the launch of the app at the Protea Hotel in Mahikeng, the brains behind the app Ananias Ndlovu said the objective of the app is to help the department to convey necessary messages easier. “The app is part of the 4th Industrial Revolution, as everything is dependent on technology” Ndlovu said.

The app is created by two young men from Rustenburg, Onalenna Marumoloa and Tshepiso Siko. Department of Health MEC in the North West, Madoda Sambatha said the App will be used to drive messaging to patients and staff across the province. “We will get all staff from our health facilities to download the app and communicate necessary message with our patients” Sambatha said.

The App can is downloadable for iPhones and Android phones from Google Play Store and http://www.tsamaphelotv.com