Steps taken by Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane against an official of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation after being reported to the Hawks for allegedly committing financial fraud
FOR WRITTEN REPLY
QUESTION NO: 2671 (NW3155E)
PUBLISHED IN INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER NO: 40-2016 OF 25 NOVEMBER 2016
2671 Mr S Mokgalapa (DA) to ask the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation:
Whether she has taken any steps against a certain official of her department (name and details furnished) after being reported to the Hawks for allegedly committing financial fraud; if not, (a) why not and (b) when will she take steps against the specified person; if so, what are the full relevant details in this regard? NW3155E
(a) No, I have learned that SCOPA has referred the said case to the Hawks. The matter is still investigated by my Department and will release a report upon its conclusion.
(b) See (a) above.