Cyril cracks whip on yellow fleet scandal

SIU probe into contracts with four municipalities is now complete


President Cyril Ramaphosa has demanded a full report from four Eastern Cape municipalities where the special investigating unit probed how almost half a billion rand was paid to hire yellow fleet plant equipment from a company which did not even own the equipment. The Presidency signed off the proclamation in 2016, and the SIU hit the ground running in February last year, launching its investigation at Alfred Nzo’s municipality, where R218m was paid in two tranches for plant machinery intended ...

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