Status of the investigation into an Ambassador, with reference to the reply to Questions 1024 on 10 July 2012 and 2451 on 17 October 2012 by Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane
FOR ORAL REPLY
QUESTION NO: 1058 (NW1288E)
PUBLISHED IN INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER NO: 16-2013 of 17 MAY 2013
MR DJ MAYNIER (DA) TO ASK THE MINISTER OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COOPERATION:
(1) With reference to Minister’s reply to questions 1024 on 10 July 2012 and 2451 on 17 October 2012, what is the status of the investigation into a certain Ambassador (names furnished);
(2) whether a report was produced as a result of the investigation; if so, (a) what is the title of the report and (b) when was the report produced; (3) whether the said Ambassador remains employed by her department; if not why not; if so, what are the relevant details?
(1) The Investigation was concluded;
(2)(a) Title of the report: Alleged Acts of Misconduct against a certain Ambassador (name furnished);
(2)(b) The report was produced on 28 September 2012;
(3) The employment contract of the Ambassador expired on 31 December 2012, and he is no longer employed by DIRCO.