This is how the SIU is investigating Covid-19 corruption

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Health-care workers on duty at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital.
Health-care workers on duty at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital.
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As allegations of corruption related to the Covid-19 pandemic increased, the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) asked President Cyril Ramaphosa to sign a proclamation to investigate the claims.

On Wednesday, SIU head Andy Mothibi and his team explained to the National Assembly's Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) what their investigation entails.

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