Fourteen investigation experiences revealing irregular appointments and abuse of whistle-blowers have been launched by the general public protector’s workplace.
Different experiences by Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane regarding the pipeline reveals maladministration on the irregular appointment of workers within the Metropolis of Johannesburg in the course of the former Mayor Herman Mashaba’s tenure.
The general public protector additionally made it identified that it needed to take care of greater than 1,600 complaints in the course of the pandemic.
Deputy Public Protector Kholeka Gcaleka mentioned: “We obtained 1,602 Covid-related complaints for the reason that lockdown interval; the majority of which relate to service supply failures.
“Eight of the entire are good governance issues and relate to procurement irregularities with monetary implications for the general public purse.”
Gcaleka acknowledged that investigations on excessive profile together with the Vrede Dairy mission, Mkhwebane has not been accomplished.
“We had hoped that after we get the responses, then we will probably be able to difficulty this report at this time.”
“A number of the events, sadly, requested extensions and subsequently we must give them that chance.”