Willie Mathebula, the acting chief procurement officer, did not make a good impression on the opposition in Parliament.
The office of the chief procurement officer is seemingly under assault. The reason is quite simple: because it blocks tenders.
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But transparency "is a powerful tool", says deposed Schalk Human.
The office of the chief procurement officer was established to ensure strict adherence to policy. The new minister of finance wants this to change.