PUBLIC SCRUTINY A FIRST STEP

IF THERE was one resounding message that emerged from a public meeting hosted by this newspaper, Fort Hare University and the Eastern Cape Finance Department on Wednesday night, it was the need for an overhaul of provincial procurement procedures in the Eastern Cape.

DA leader in the Eastern Cape Legislature, Bobby Stevenson, says in the Western Cape, where the DA is in power, that tenders are opened and deliberated on in public. This would seem to be a sound approach.  Read the full article in the Daily Dispatch.