FNB puts data control back into customers’ hands
First National Bank rolls out MyProfile and Business Profile, to make it easier for individual and business customers to update their personal information with the bank.
EOH resets rules of engagement over legacy govt contracts
In the past 18 months, the company successfully settled previous troublesome contracts with the state, and is now forging a fresh relationship with government entities.
No end in sight to DHA’s biometrics tender furore
Some members failed to participate in Friday’s meeting due to load-shedding and the matter was deferred, says the Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs.
Home affairs to resume smart ID, passport e-services
Home affairs minister Aaron Motsoaledi announces that online services for smart ID and passport applications will resume on 8 March.
Home affairs sets new deadline to deliver biometrics project
The home affairs department intends to finalise the tender issues before the end of the current calendar year, to ensure phase one of the project goes live.
Dodgy tenders dog EOH’s progress
The company faces uncertainty regarding historical taxes that may be due as a result of the impact of the fraudulent transactions.
DHA douses fears of ‘ordained’ contractor in biometrics tender ructions
Home affairs minister Aaron Motsoaledi fires a broadside to insinuations that French tech firm IDEMIA is the preferred company to take over the project from EOH.
EOH faces R44m fine for delays in home affairs tender
The Department of Home Affairs slaps EOH with a huge penalty and recommends the R400 million contract be ceded to a suitable subcontractor.
Home affairs live-capture system experiences downtime
The department says the processing and collection of smart ID cards and passports has been affected as a result.
Missing master files in dodgy EOH tender baffle Parliament
The Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs is critical of the delay in concluding an investigation into the missing master files in a R400 million contract involving EOH.
ICT tender: Procurement recovery
This week’s National Tender Bulletin sees an increase in government procurement activity.