By KASONDE KASONDE –
WORKS and Supply Minister Felix Mutati has cautioned civil servants charged with the responsibility of public resource management that inspections had been intensified to curb abuse and those found wanting will be penalised.
Mr Mutati said the lack of discipline and self control among officers charged to manage public funds was the main cause of abuse of resources.
He said it was unfortunate that public officers had continued to abuse resources for Government operations with impunity.
Mr Mutati said civil servants should change their attitude towards public resource management and realise that they were part of the Government and for the country to develop they had a role to play. Read more