Mozambican contractors abandon more than 800 public works

18 September 2018

More than 800 public works have been abandoned by contractors in Mozambique and several public managers will be made criminally and disciplinarily responsible for the situation, said the Minister of State Administration and the Public Administration.

Carmelita Namashulua, quoted by Mozambican daily newspaper Notícias, said the state is being damaged by the abandonment of the works since as it paid for all the budgets submitted by the contractors.

Namashulua pointed out that the work has been abandoned because of a lack of capacity of the contractors and the violation of the principles that should guide public manager in awarding the contracts. (macauhub)