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gautengTimesLIVE reports that Gauteng health MEC Bandile Masuku has been instructed to take leave of absence while he is being investigated in connection with the awarding of personal protective equipment (PPE) contracts to companies linked to his friends.  

The decision was taken by the ANC special provincial executive committee, which met on Wednesday night.  Masuku, his wife Loyiso Masuku, who is Joburg MMC of group corporate, and presidency spokesperson Khusela Diko will face the party's integrity commission to answer to allegations that there were irregularities in how Royal Bhaca Projects, a company owned by Diko's husband King Madzikane II Diko, scored contracts worth more than R100m.

  • Read the original of the report in the above regard at SowetanLive
  • Read too, Khusela, Madzikane apologise for ‘error of judgement’ on R125m PPE contract, at The Citizen

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