Standing Committee on Public Accounts

 
VBS and Steinhoff investigations at “advanced stage” — NPA and SIU
VBS and Steinhoff investigations at “advanced stage” — NPA and SIU
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) and the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) have told Parliament that investigations into alleged wrongdoing...
New Scopa chair wants parly watchdog to have more 'bite'
New Scopa chair wants parly watchdog to have more 'bite'
Mkhuleko Hlengwa, the new chairperson of Parliament’s standing committee on public accounts (Scopa), says he wants the body to have more power to...
Parliament’s budget watchdog role tipped to go to the IFP
Parliament’s budget watchdog role tipped to go to the IFP
The ANC says it has identified which opposition party it would ask to take the chairpersonship of Parliament’s standing committee on public...
Dubious comrades sent by the ANC to head parliamentary committees
Dubious comrades sent by the ANC to head parliamentary committees
Prominent politicians in Jacob Zuma’s administration have made spectacular returns to Parliament, as the ANC announced who it will be nominating...
ANC stalls on announcing parly committees
ANC stalls on announcing parly committees
Internal wrangling within the ANC is seemingly stifling the appointments of parliamentary committee chairpersons and caucus whips.
Treasury seeking condonement for R769m irregular spend caused by 'lost memo'
Treasury seeking condonement for R769m irregular spend caused by 'lost memo'
National Treasury will seek a condonement in the 2018/19 financial year over the misplacement of a memo which caused the department to incur...
'Brazen theft' of public resources must be dealt with - Treasury DG
'Brazen theft' of public resources must be dealt with - Treasury DG
The culture of consequence management should be instilled in government and those implicated in corruption must know it cannot go unpunished,...
What to expect in Parliament in 2018
What to expect in Parliament in 2018
When Parliament resumes its work within the next few weeks, it will have to carry on where it left off in 2017, but there will also be a few new...
Chaos as ANC leaders storm out of Scopa inquiry
Chaos as ANC leaders storm out of Scopa inquiry
What would have been an unprecedented moment to hold politicians to account for wasted public funds quickly degenerated into chaos and pure...
'Disrespectful' ANC leaders walk out of Scopa hearing
'Disrespectful' ANC leaders walk out of Scopa hearing
Western Cape ANC leader Marius Fransman and former health MEC Pierre Uys on Wednesday walked out of a provincial standing committee on public...
Scopa  concerned by government's overreliance on consultants
Scopa concerned by government's overreliance on consultants
Chairperson of Parliament's Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) Themba Godi is concerned that government has an overreliance on...
Call to give Parliament teeth to take on lying officials
Call to give Parliament teeth to take on lying officials
Parliament needs to be given extra powers to take action against lying officials, the chairperson of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts...

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