Motion On Civil Servants' Involvement In Business Deferred


Parliament has deferred a motion that calls for government to rescind as a matter of urgency its decision to allow public servants to partake in business activities whilst still in the civil service.

The decision followed a debate by Members of Parliament (MPs) on the motion that was tabled by Nata/Gweta legislator, Polson Majaga.  A majority of the MPs supported the motion stating that if indeed it was true, then it is something that needed to be investigated as it is alleged bodes on the issue of corruption.

Minister of Presidential Affairs, Governance and Public Administration, Kabo Morwaeng said the motion concerns the workers of the country hence should be further investigated.

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