15 November 2017 - NW3468
Paulsen, Mr N M to ask the Minister of Science and Technology
1. How many officials and /or employees in her department were granted permission to have businesses and/or do business dealings in the past three financial years. 2. are any if the officials and/or employees that have permission to have businesses and/or do business dealings doing business with Government; if so, (a) what was the purpose of each business transaction, (b) when did each business transaction occur and (c) what was the value of each business transaction?
1. The Department granted permission to employees as follows:
- 2015-2016 = 01 employee
- 2016-2017 = 07 employees
- 2017-2018 = 09 employees
2. Only 1 employee was doing business with the government.
(a) Cleaning and vegetation with Eskom
(c) R35 506,95 payable every second or third month. The employee has since resigned from company.