Fury over R160m ‘piggyback’ contract

Black business in Eastern Cape slams exclusion from e-learning deal


The Eastern Cape education department has come under fire from black business leaders in the province who feel sidelined by its decision to award a R160m e-learning contract without putting it out to tender.

The Bhisho education office decided to piggyback off an existing contract that national firm Sizwe Africa IT Group has with the department of economic development and environmental affairs...

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