Gauteng premier suspends provincial health HoD

The Health Department's Civitas building in Pretoria

File: Gauteng Health HoD Mkhululi Lukhele has been placed under precautionary suspension.

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JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng premier David Makhura has suspended the head of the health department in the province.

Gauteng Health HoD Mkhululi Lukhele has been placed under precautionary suspension.

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Makhura said he is acting on recommendations of the Special Investigating Unit.

The SIU found that Lukhele failed to exercise his responsibility in the awarding of contracts relating to COVID-19.

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