Another municipal official has been arrested for fraud and corruption. This time in Bethlehem, where the board’s manager, along with a security owner, was arrested on fraud and corruption complaints.
Tender procedures are not followed in attempts to enrich city council members. The security firm involved, Zero Tolerance, and the amount lost has exceeded R35 million.
An informant told Die Vryburger that it was one of the many incidents in the Free State town that led to financial problems and the deterioration of service delivery.
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