The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (PRASA) Board has seconded the Special Investigating Unit ( SIU) to probe corruption, which contains the lifestyles of ghost employees, misappropriation of finances and the infringement of the Supply chain control (SCM) processes.
During its assembly on Tuesday the Board reiterated its place that corruption is probably not left unattended.
“The Board has already gained a initial document at the lifestyles of the ghost employees and there’s a transparent prima facie proof that there are specific information for flawed doings.
“The Board has received reports that warrant it to investigate further and engage the law enforcement agencies to recover monies that have been misappropriated by the defrauding of the Insurance Companies,” PRASA mentioned.
The SIU has additionally been asked to habits way of life audits
PRASA workers can be subjected to this procedure, which might be completed by way of the SIU to unearth any type of misconduct.
In addition, the investigation will take a look at the infringement of the SCM processes by way of any worker(s) no longer restricted to individuals of SCM committees’ i.e (Bid Specification Committee, Bid Evaluation Committee and Bid Adjudication Committee).
“The Board has gained ugly stories that there are planned strive to sabotage the awarding of vital tenders which is able to liberate modernisation and alleviate unemployment and poverty. Such movements can even shape a part of the scope of investigations by way of SIU.
“The Board is further looking for other irregular matters as pointed out in various forensic reports that should be included in the proclamation by the President,” PRASA mentioned.
PRASA workers are inspired to co-operate with seconded individuals of the SIU so as to be certain expediency and finalisation of those issues.
“All efforts are to restore PRASA’s mandate of offering affordable and better services to the people of South Africa,” the company mentioned.