Jacob Zuma said state buying power was a "powerful transformation tool" © Elmond Jiyane/GCIS
Jacob Zuma said state buying power was a "powerful transformation tool" © Elmond Jiyane/GCIS

Zuma announces procurement law overhaul

Will Green is news editor of Supply Management
29 September 2016

President Jacob Zuma has announced South African public procurement law will be overhauled to ensure more contracts go to disadvantaged groups.

Zuma said existing policy had “shortcomings” and had “failed to substantially reshape the skewed ownership and control of the South African economy”.

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