Government passes procurement bill without Opposition support

The Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Property (Amendment) Bill, 2020 was passed in the Lower House on Friday night with a simple majority of 21 for, and 18 against. The most contentious issue with the bill was the removal of the government-to-government oversight given to the Office of the Procurement Regulator (OPR). Government MPs … Continue reading Government passes procurement bill without Opposition support