How to stop the
government should do away with the tender system and the public works department should be responsible, just like it was under the old order.
In this way, billions if not trillions of rands can be saved. Some people in government currently give their friends and family tenders and they cannot properly monitor their friends or family.
open tenders and public accounts for all completed public works.
only golden rule that should be followed to the letter is to have projects properly planned and tenders awarded for implementation. Tenders should be awarded to the best tenderer, taking into consideration the ability to execute and the price. Tenders should be executed under proper supervision by the consultant who did the planning.
Regular payments should be made based on the work done and supported by certified documents.
government must have its own architects, quantity surveyors and financial advisers.
I think by doing this, it can limit this waste and corruption and make sure that strict follow-ups are carried out.
local contractors from the relevant town or city. Local companies are traceable and if the job is not done correctly, they should not get new work nor should they be paid.
If local contractors and businesses are used, government must be assured that the community will do the quality control and local people will benefit through jobs.
rot is so enormous in national government, provinces and municipalities that it is impossible to stop this mind-boggling waste of taxpayers’ money with the current government.
former bantustan governments were much cleverer than the so-called people’s government. They trained people to build houses and schools. They had their own surveyors and architects. Money was not wasted on tenders, consultants and brokers. The solution is to go back to that method.
answer to the exploitation of the state by construction and consulting companies is to go back to the basics. Let these functions be within the state’s domain.
Private companies are shamelessly exploiting the state as a cash cow.
Socialism is the future.
present, nothing is justifiable. If, from the beginning, it was a government issue to protect the president, it should have been done by a government architect. This architect is a private person. The president must complete what is left from his pocket.
National Treasury should be informed of quotations once they are received before evaluation and adjudication takes place. The chief operational officer should then be satisfied with the true nature of the project. The chief operational officer should give the go-ahead.
sooner people like our president are held accountable, made to pay back the money and are arrested, the sooner we will get value for our money.