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Balancing the books: Give the auditors some credit

This is an article in reponse to Khaya Sithole’s column on 14 November, The decline and fall of South Africa’s auditing profession

Covid-19 crisis: Audit offices must rise to the occasion

The government’s good work can easily be undone should the risks of fraud and corruption not be addressed proactively

Auditing firms need an overhaul

Organisations and people depend heavily on audit reports, which is why they have to be trustworthy

Letters to the editor: October 20 to 26 2017

Readers write in about freeing minds, calling auditors to find ethics and asking SA to say no to NDZ

Fraud costs Metrobus millions

Six Computicket staffers are up on fraud charges, but the real problem is inside the bus service itself

AG finds R12bn outstanding in Gauteng health department

The Gauteng health department cannot account for more than R12-billion, nearly half its budget, reported the Star.

Parliament seeks Nombembe replacement

Parliament will be looking to fill the vacancy left by outgoing auditor general Terence Nombembe, whose contract expires in November.

MPs urged to grant auditors ‘limited liability’

MPs on Tuesday heard a plea for auditors to be granted limited liability from legal actions.

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A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

Zuma won’t appear before Zondo commission on Monday, say his lawyers

Last year the commission asked the Constitutional Court to force the former president to appear. Although ruling has not been made, the summons remains valid, but Zuma’s lawyers say they won’t honour it

Molefe blames Ramaphosa for Eskom’s woes in statement to Zondo commission

Brian Molefe guns for Cyril Ramaphosa, alleging that the president’s relationship with Glencore was only a ploy to siphon money out of Eskom

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