Xingwana's appointments investigated

2014-06-15 14:07
Lulu Xingwana (Supplied)

Lulu Xingwana (Supplied)

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Johannesburg - Allegations over irregularities surrounding certain appointments made by former minister Lulu Xingwana are being investigated by the Public Service Commission (PSC), the Sunday Independent reported.

"The PSC has since commenced with the investigation into the alleged corruption, nepotism, discrimination and unfairness in the department of women, children and people with disabilities," said PSC spokesperson Humphrey Ramafoko.

A memorandum sent to the PSC by various unions alleged that internal staff transfers and appointments of staff to management positions were conducted "without following proper procedure".

Xingwana's spokesperson Kenosi Machepa said she was unaware of the memorandum but added that if irregularities were found recommendations would have to be made to guide how these should be addressed.
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