It’s been weeks of requires Diko, Masuku and his spouse to be fired from their positions after it surfaced that the presidential spokesperson’s husband obtained the PPE tender on account of their shut household ties
The African Nationwide Congress’s (ANC) Gauteng integrity committee will start its investigation into the conduct of three provincial govt members on Monday.
Khusela Diko – Presidential spokesperson, Bandile Masuku – Gauteng Well being MEC and his spouse – Loyiso have been referred to the fee after they have been implicated within the multimillion-rand private protecting tools (PPE) tender.
Thandisizwe, Diko’s husband was allegedly and unduly awarded a R125 million contract to produce PPE for the Gauteng authorities.
Prior to now weeks, calls have been aired for Diko, Masuku and his spouse to be fired from their positions after it was recognized that the presidential spokesperson’s husband obtained the PPE tender on account of their shut household ties – allegations all of them denied.
The trio have all taken a depart of absence and the matter was referred to the provincial integrity committee (PIC), which is able to start its work on Monday as ANC spokesperson – Bones Modise explains.
“Let’s give the PIC area to research COVID-19 procurement. Allow them to do their work independently, exterior any affect.”
On Sunday, the occasion introduced that the PIC had really useful that ANC member of Parliament and former West Rand mayor – Boyce Maneli and Merafong mayor – Mapefo Letsie be faraway from their posts after they have been implicated within the VBS scandal.
The committee has additionally cleared Johannesburg mayor – Geoff Makhubo of any wrongdoing, after he was investigated for an alleged battle of curiosity.