PETER BRUCE | Lies or incompetence: We put all our vaccine eggs in one basket

The health department failed to procure enough shots and isn’t properly using what supply it did secure


Health minister Zweli Mkhize is on special leave. I doubt he will quickly return to politics but even if he was unaware of the R150m transferred by the department of health to the PR company owned by friends (possible), and even if he didn’t know they had passed on a few of those shekels to his son (possible), the whole affair makes him look incompetent and dishonest...

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