Education department to tighten rules

2010-09-17 00:00

KZN Premier Dr Zweli Mkhize has instructed the provincial Education Department to implement tighter rules and the application thereof regarding the department’s supply chain management.

This was revealed by Education MEC, Senzo Mchunu, in the legislature yesterday.

Mchunu said the recommendations of the forensic audit report, regarding allegations of financial maladminstration in the department’s procurement section, are currently being implemented subsequent to further legal opinion.

“A letter warning the [department’s] superintendent-general [Cassius Lubisi] has been issued … It warns of the need for tighter rules and application thereof with regard to SCM …”.

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