PURJURY CHARGES MAY FOLLOW FLEET TENDER DEBACLE

Criminal charges of perjury could be in the offing for officials of the Transport Department who misled a Bhisho Legislature portfolio committee on the controversial government fleet tender. “It (laying of criminal charges) is something we cannot rule out. We are to make sure that people are held accountable,” transport portfolio committee chairperson Xolile Nqatha said.

DA transport spokesperson Dacre Haddon also said MEC Gloria Barry had told the committee there was no problem with the contract.  Read the full story in the Daily Dispatch.