Umgeni Water’s board members get R4.3-million windfall

The firing of the Umgeni Water Amanzi board in 2020 by then water and sanitation minister Lindiwe Sisulu has cost taxpayers more than R4.3-million in a settlement.  

This comes after the board’s members — replaced with an interim structure in August 2020 — successfully challenged their dismissal and were reinstated by a high court order.

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