The Hawks have launched an investigation into the Covid-19 coronavirus budget irregularities at the Nkomazi Local Municipality in Mpumalanga where a manager appointed himself to be the sole administrator of the R27.3 million budget
Hawks investigators conducted a search and seizure operation at the municipality’s offices in Malalane on Thursday.
Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi, the investigative unit’s spokesperson, said the Hawks were accompanied by members from the Digital Forensic Laboratory and the local police’s Criminal Record Centre.
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