Mashaba determined to recover public money stolen by corrupt officials

Former head of the Hawks, Shadrack Sibiya has been appointed to head the Anti-orruption Unit aimed at recovering stolen public money by corrupt government officials.

Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says the unit will operate independently of any political interference and without fear and favour.

It is reported that Mashaba is working on a project already initiated by the previous administration.

If they were interested in investigating these cases then tax payers money stolen during their tenure would've been recovered and people would've been sitting in jail.

Herman Mashaba, Joburg Mayor

Mashaba says he is sitting with cases that were submitted when the previous admin was still in office but they decided to ignore them.

He says Johannesburg will be the first to bring back an investigative unit that is similar to the defunct Scorpions.

We are very serious about this particular matter in ensuring that public money is recovered and criminals are put in jail.

Herman Mashaba, Joburg Mayor

The tenders that were awarded on basis of connectivity and patronage will be reviewed and investigated by this unit.

Listen to Herman Mashaba speak about other plans he has for the City of Joburg:

Read More
Mashaba appoints former Gauteng Hawks boss to fight city corruption

Mashaba appoints former Gauteng Hawks boss to fight city corruption

Joburg Mayor inundated with corruption reports, picks Major General Shadrack Sibiya to head independent anti-corruption unit.

Mashaba targets corruption and unemployment after 60 days in office

Mashaba targets corruption and unemployment after 60 days in office

Mashaba was elected as City of Joburg mayor after the ANC's Parks Tau lost the polls earlier this year.

Mashaba warns #FeesMustFall protesters against violence

Mashaba warns #FeesMustFall protesters against violence

Mashaba has blamed the ANC for frustration which has built up among City of Joburg residents.

Corruption is public enemy number one, says Mashaba

Corruption is public enemy number one, says Mashaba

Two weeks into his tenure as the Mayor of Johannesburg, Herman Mashaba unpacks his 10 point plan for the City.

Mashaba says he would step aside in JHB if DA ever asked

Mashaba says he would step aside in JHB if DA ever asked

DA's Herman Mashaba says he is unfazed by jabs made by the EFF's Julius Malema and will do what's best for the country and party.

Dali Mpofu talks DA and Herman Mashaba

Dali Mpofu talks DA and Herman Mashaba

Coalition talks have yielded some successful partnerships, however the EFF has expresses reservations about DA's Herman Mashaba.