Parliament Wants Grant Details From South Africa's Lottery Body

The National Lotteries Commission will be ordered to submit details of all recipients of Lottery grants by Parliament's Trade, Industry and Competition Portfolio Committee. This comes after Minister Ebrahim Patel confirmed that the government ordered an independent investigation into Lottery-funded projects worth millions after allegations of maladministration.


The National Lotteries Commission is to be summonsed to appear before Parliament’s Trade, Industry and Competition Portfolio Committee.

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