Based on a report revealed by Sunday Instances, it stated investigation is being made on 4 contracts which are price R540 million.
Nonetheless, Khehla Sitole, Nationwide Police Commissioner made it identified that the police service have allegedly been faulted with Private Protecting Gear (PPE) tender fraud and the Hawks are investigating the police tenders.
Sitole frankly insinuated that if the implicated officers are proclaimed responsible, they are going to undoubtedly face justice.
He added that when he began operating the submit of Nationwide Police Commissioner, he instructed the presence for a assessment of procurement processes.
“The explanation why the Hawks are investigation is a part of the overhaul of the procurement investigation. I’ve additionally put in oversights across the procurements. If there’s any suspicion, the issues have to be investigated instantly. Investigations, each inside and prison, is due to our zero-tolerance method to corruption in addition to the procurement maladministration.”
Sitole additionally made it identified that corporations that have been faulted with PPE corruption have enterprise connection(s) with the police.