R15.6m ‘wasted’: Auditors uncover irregularities in Mpumalanga payment of Covid-19 tenders

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Officials ducked and dived to avoid questions on the cost of deep-cleaning and water fountains. Picture: iStock
Officials ducked and dived to avoid questions on the cost of deep-cleaning and water fountains. Picture: iStock

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When one of the officials at the Mpumalanga Regional Training Trust (MRTT), a nonprofit entity under the province’s department of education, heard that forensic audit investigators from Nexia SAB&T had arrived to interview him, he allegedly left his office in Emalahleni on the pretext of having gone to see a doctor.

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