COVID-19: SIU hasn't yet questioned Khusela Diko

SIU Head, Andy Mothibi says all tenders linked to the national state of disaster will be investigated. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - The Special Investigating Unit says it hasn't yet interviewed the president's spokesperson, Khusela Diko.

WATCH: Gauteng update on COVID-19 investigations

Corruption allegations surfaced against her husband regarding a PPE tender for the Gauteng health department.

"I had a briefing with all the teams from all the provinces, Gauteng in particular, they have given me a line up of the weaknesses and the contracts they are reviewing", said Head of the SIU Andy Mothibi.

WATCH: Gauteng update on COVID-19 investigations

Meanwhile, President Cyril Ramaphosa released a statement promising to investigate all reports of alleged corruption and irregularities in the dispensing of COVID-19 relief funds.

He also says the country is preparing for the COVID-19 peak.

South Africa has surpassed 500,000 coronavirus infections.

Watch the full interview with Head of the SIU Andy Mothibi in the video above.


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