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Beitbridge fiasco: De Lille says investigation is now sub judice

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Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille will face more questions on the Beitbridge border fence project.
Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille will face more questions on the Beitbridge border fence project.
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Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille has for the first time used the ubiquitous sub judice rule in answering to the Beitbridge border fence scandal.

Following last Friday’s court proceedings in the Special Tribunal, the Department of Public Works and Infrastructure (DPWI) won’t have to pay any further money to contractors, and looks set to recover the money they’ve already paid.

But this depends on the DPWI instituting proceedings against the responsible contractors - Caledon River Properties CC trading as Magwa Construction and Profteam CC.

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