News and articles relating to the Background Screening industry in South Africa and abroad.
26 February 2016 - By Times Live
A register of people who lie about their qualifications and of fly-by-night institutions needs to be developed, Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande said on Tuesday
16 February 2016 - By Ina van der Merwe
While qualification fraud has remained consistently high in South Africa, at 16% for two consecutive years, there are circumstances where candidates are not the ones to blame and have been scammed into thinking that their qualifications are legitimate.
12 August 2015 - By Gillian Wolman
Costing South Africa an estimated R930m a year, commercial and white-collar crime is on the rise in South Africa - especially among senior to top management. Just recently, a business was forced to close its doors after its finance clerk stole over R1m, thereby impacting its productivity and turnover, and ultimately the entrepreneur, as well as the staff’s livelihood.
07 August 2015 - By IT Online
CV and qualification fraud has taken the South African spotlight recently, with high profile individuals publicly accused of lying about their academic achievements.
10 July 2015 - By Nicky Smith
PASSENGER Rail Agency of SA’s (Prasa’s) silence regarding the qualifications of its engineer in charge of a R3.5bn locomotive deal has moved beyond awkward.
26 June 2015 - By DA NC
An investigation by the DA into the Kagung Clinic construction scandal has further exposed the Northern Cape government as being a prime base for tenderpreneurship, where the politically connected can still walk away with multimillion rand contracts at the cost of service delivery.