WATCH: Eastern Cape gives COVID-19 update

The Eastern Cape government will be holding its weekly press conference at the Bhisho Massacre Memorial

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JOHANNESBURG - The Eastern Cape government will brief the media on Tuesday.

The Special Investigating Unit is looking into various allegations of corruption in the province.

COVID-19 in SA: Eastern Cape's shortcomings

The SIU has been called to probe the scooter tender, the R4.8-million door to door COVID-19 tender as well as PPE tenders in the province.

READ: Eastern Cape Education Department says tablet tender above board

The provinces' education department has also dismissed suggestions of irregularities in an e-learning equipment tender.

It's been alleged that a deal worth over R400-million for the supply of tablets was grossly inflated by politically connected people.

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