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After years of barking, the AG gets teeth
After years of barking, the AG gets teeth
Groundbreaking legislation, signed into law on Sunday, gives Kimi Makwetu, the auditor general (AG), new powers to act on corruption and the abuse...
Pattern of wasteful expenditure as audit regression increases
Pattern of wasteful expenditure as audit regression increases
According to Auditor General Kimi Makwetu, audit results for national and provincial government departments and their entities have regressed...
Municipal reports need to be public-friendly
Municipal reports need to be public-friendly
South Africa is in a critical phase of its democratic dispensation. It is still institutionalising and strengthening its democratic governance...
Ramaphosa's 'new dawn' will not see light of day with corrupt officials in tow
Ramaphosa's 'new dawn' will not see light of day with corrupt officials in tow
South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa, has been showered with praise for his...
Suspended acting SAA CFO, CEO guilty of ‘gross financial misconduct’
Suspended acting SAA CFO, CEO guilty of ‘gross financial misconduct’
An internal disciplinary hearing against two senior executives at ailing state airline, South African Airways (SAA), has found the pair guilty of...
Ex-ACSA legal head wants CEO Maseko to feel the Blade
Ex-ACSA legal head wants CEO Maseko to feel the Blade
A request for a high court interdict that would prevent minister of transport Blade Nzimande from reappointing Bongani Maseko as CEO of Airports...
KZN AG halts eThekwini audit following 'death threats'
KZN AG halts eThekwini audit following 'death threats'
The KZN office of the auditor-general has stopped auditing the books of the eThekwini Metro and has recalled all its staff from the council after...
Crackdown on obdurate local councils
Crackdown on obdurate local councils
Proposed changes to the Public Audit Act will give the auditor general more power and put a stop to municipalities’ ongoing failure to act,...
De Lille saga: AG meets with Maimane over 'unacceptable' fake news posts
De Lille saga: AG meets with Maimane over 'unacceptable' fake news posts
Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu says he has met with DA leader Mmusi Maimane about a fake news post, purportedly signed in his name, that made adverse...
Local government audits regress
Local government audits regress
Fruitless and wasteful expenditure across the country’s municipalities has risen 71% from the previous year, reaching R1.5-billion, Auditor General Kimi Makwetu...
Irregular spending by municipalities up 75%
Irregular spending by municipalities up 75%
Audit outcomes for municipalities have continued to regress, with irregular and fruitless and wasteful expenditure each ballooning more than 70%...
WATCH LIVE: Auditor-General releases municipal audit results
WATCH LIVE: Auditor-General releases municipal audit results
The latest report by National Treasury on the state of local government, titled The State of Local Government and Financial Management 2017, which was released on Tuesday shows that a total of 128 municipalities are in financial distress....

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