South Africa News

PPE Tenders: Contracts worth R13.3bn to be investigated

The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) says R13.3 billion worth of government Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) expenditure is subject to investigation. SIU head ADV. Andy Mothibi says 26-percent of the entire investigation is finalised.

Mothibi also says political pressure is just one of the reasons that played a role in the awarding of PPE tenders.

Some companies were decided upon even before the supply chain management process started.

In other news – Jacob Zuma will always be regarded as a father figure – EFF leader Julius Malema

Ahead of the watershed meeting between former president Jacob Zuma and EFF leader Julius Malema scheduled for today, the EFF in KwaZulu-Natal says that Zuma will always be considered a father figure and there was nothing wrong with meeting him. Learn more

Source: eNCA

Back to top button