Water officials responsible for irregular spending to get second chance – Nkwinti

Water and sanitation officials who were involved in dodgy practices that contributed to the department’s R6.7-billion in irregular spending last year are to be given a second chance, Minister of Water and Sanitation Gugile Nkwinti said on Tuesday. But he will be watching them. "Part of our responsibility as ministers is to correct (the) conduct of people, not to condemn them. That way we can destroy young people. I can’t do that. "I am giving them a chance. They are sitting here now. But I will …