North West municipality allegedly replaced highly qualified employees with matriculants

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There were also allegations of nepotism, with wives, children and siblings of councillors at Ditsobotla allegedly being irregularly appointed or promoted . Photo: Gallo Images/Sharon Seretlo
There were also allegations of nepotism, with wives, children and siblings of councillors at Ditsobotla allegedly being irregularly appointed or promoted . Photo: Gallo Images/Sharon Seretlo

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The union said it was in possession of documents that could prove that competent people with post-matric qualifications were in several cases charged and, while on suspension or after their dismissal, were replaced by someone with a grade 11 or 12 certificate and no relevant experience or skills.

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