Ramaphosa’s office orders probe into Soweto ‘dodgy’ land deal

November 16, 2022 0 By Cypher9ja

President Cyril Ramaphosa’s office has instructed the Gauteng Department of Corporative Governance and Traditional Affairs to probe allegations of maladministration and lack of accountability by the Joburg Property Company.  In a letter that The Citizen has seen, head of department Itumeleng Mokate states that her department received a ‘request’ for intervention from the president’s office on 25 October. This was on the same day The Citizen revealed how the piece of land in a heritage precinct currently occupied by squatters in Orlando East, Soweto, was sold for R650 000, in an area where 641 square metres easily sell for R1,…