Water affairs

'It's all nonsense': Sisulu denies claim that her adviser is 'in total control' of dept

Minister denies it, but CEOs claim adviser is up to no good

10 May 2020 - 00:00 By SIPHO MASONDO

Water & sanitation minister Lindiwe Sisulu's controversial adviser, Mphumzi Mdekazi, is driving a luxurious Range Rover Sport owned by a friend he introduced to the CEO of a water board for business purposes.

Mdekazi was thrust into the spotlight this week after Vuyo Zitumane, CEO of Eastern Cape water utility Amatola Water, alleged in an affidavit that Mdekazi had tried to influence the awarding of tenders...

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