City of Joburg has fired an official that was found guilty of shady dealings!
City has terminated the contract of a senior official, responsible for our
trade and investment projects, after they were found guilty of dishonesty and
wrongfully influencing the allocation of tenders.
a statement by Herman Mashaba, the official is said to have been involved in
private business without permission from the City.
official] breached our code of ethics, influenced procurement decisions for
their own benefit and acted against the interests of the City,” he said.
City has declared war on corruption; no action contrary to observing the
principles of fair and honest professional standards will be accommodated.”
steps have been taken over the past few months in combating corruption across
the City,” he said.
steps include imparting a culture of accountability and responsiveness to those
serving the people of Johannesburg.
custodians of good governance, employees of the City are expected to lead by
example and adhere to the highest ethical norms and standards,” he added.