SIU claims water dept wasted millions on ‘unnecessary’ SAP tender during Mokonyane's reign

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The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) is seeking an order to set aside the contract between Department of Water and Sanitation and global software giant SAP to the value of R1 billion.
The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) is seeking an order to set aside the contract between Department of Water and Sanitation and global software giant SAP to the value of R1 billion.

Taxpayers' money appears to be literally going down the drain at the Department of Water and Sanitation – an agency already struggling to preserve our most precious resource.

On top of this, corrupt officials and service providers are deepening the rot at the DWS by seemingly colluding with service providers to defraud the department.

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