An inquiry into the finances of the Department of Water and Sanitation has been instituted after it conceded to being billions of rand in debt.
Minister announces drought is a national disaster and that national government is taking over
Premier Helen Zille has asked Minister Nomvula Mokonyane for a joint task team to work under the minister's leadership
Mokonyane on Tuesday appeared before Scopa to account for R2.5-billion in irregular expenditure in 2015-16.
Outa says Mokonyane has "jeopardised" the water security for Gauteng by delaying the development of the LHWP II for more than two years.