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# sylva-tukula - Friday 3 July, 2020

'Our friend was badly let down by the State': Calls for transparency around deaths in Direct Provision one year after Sylva Tukula's burial

The CSO is aiming to collect data on Direct Provision deaths but the Justice Department says it has no role in collecting this.

# sylva-tukula - Sunday 5 January, 2020

Justice Department to make 'formal requests' to coroners after woman who died in Direct Provision buried alone

Sylva Tukula was buried in May without ceremony or notice given to her friends.

# sylva-tukula - Sunday 16 June, 2019

The Explainer: How did a woman who died in Direct Provision come to be buried without ceremony?

Who was Sylva Tukula and what does her death mean for Ireland?

# sylva-tukula - Thursday 13 June, 2019

State offers 'unreserved apology' for burying asylum seeker without telling friends

Sylva Tukula died at the Great Western House Direct Provision centre in Galway in August 2018.

# sylva-tukula - Thursday 6 June, 2019

# sylva-tukula - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Woman who died in Direct Provision buried without ceremony before friends were told

Sylva Tukula passed away last August.