122 schools investigated for fraud since 2014

Ashor Sarupen DA Spokesperson for Social Development

by Ashor Sarupen MPL – DA Spokesperson on Education The Gauteng Department of Education has investigated 122 schools for fraud or financial mismanagement since 2014, according to written responses to questions tabled in the Gauteng Provincial Legislature by the DA.  Of the 122 cases investigated, 42 (34%) are still a…

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ANC has bankrupted Merafong

by Ina Cilliers MPL and Ald. Blackie Zwart The ANC has bankrupted the Merafong Local Municipality through poor financial management and a lack of concern for making good with the public purse. Merafong Municipality incurred a net loss of R86 049 954,00. As of 30 June 2017 the municipality’s liabilities…

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ANC Gauteng Government has no appetite for accountability

The ANC-run Gauteng Government has no appetite to stamp out corruption and stem financial mismanagement, nor does it have stomach to prosecute individuals found guilty of mismanaging public funds. According to the Public Service Commission (PSC) of the 87 cases reported to it in the 2016/17 financial year, 78 individuals…

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MEC Mashatile is protecting corruption in Emfuleni

It is now clear that either the Gauteng Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) MEC, Paul Mashatile is not in a position to provide or disclose any documents with regards to the projects in Emfuleni Local Municipality or he is protecting the local ANC leadership. The DA submitted written questions…

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