UIF commissioner placed on precautionary suspension

UIF Commissioner Tebogo Maruping won't be seeing his office for a while. He's been placed on precautionary suspension. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Unemployment Insurance Fund Commissioner Teboho Maruping has been placed on precautionary suspension.

This comes after an investigation into UIF-COVID-19 TERS by the Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu.

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Minister of Employment and Labour Thulas Nxesi will provide further details and unpack the findings of the Auditor-General in relation to the Relief Fund Audit at a media briefing on Wednesday afternoon.