Gauteng government fails to pay contractors despite 2018 Public Protector ruling

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Workers at a housing project site. Photo: Alet Pretorius/Gallo Images/File.
Workers at a housing project site. Photo: Alet Pretorius/Gallo Images/File.


While the minutes of a recent meeting of Alexandra Far East Bank contractors did not mention the deceased contractors by name, the attendants registered dissatisfaction with the department’s failure to comply with the Public Protector’s remedial action issued in 2018 – approximately 10 years since the building work was completed in 1999.

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