Military officials put on special leave after internal audit

2014-04-23 08:35

Department of military veterans director-general Tsepe Motumi and the deputy director of general-corporate services General Lifeni Make have been put on special leave.

“The minister of defence and military veterans, Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, has ... after considering a high-risk assessment report conducted by an internal audit ... decided to place [them] on special leave,” said the department’s spokesperson Mbulelo Musi.

“This is to allow for an investigation to be conducted on matters arising from the internal audit.”

The probe into the audit findings would be facilitated by the secretary of defence, Sam Gulube.

The investigation is going to be conducted under the auspices of the department of defence,” said Musi.

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