Post Office chair must pay back the money - Scopa member

2016-04-13 10:34

Parliamentary officials have demanded that the Post Office chair pay back money lost through the resignations of top officials.

Cwele jumps in to fix Post Office, Scopa spat

2016-04-07 08:55

The telecoms and postal services minister is attempting to smooth over a spat between the Post Office chair and Parliament's Standing Committee of Public Accounts.

Parliament questions Post Office chair's commitment

2016-03-09 07:20

The Standing Committee on Public Accounts has questioned the commitment of the South African Post Office chair after he failed to appear at a key hearing.

Axe falls at troubled Compensation Fund

2015-06-02 19:23

The axe has begun to fall at the troubled Compensation Fund amid calls for more "drastic measures" to be taken.

Woods: Modise benefited from arms deal

2014-09-02 14:35

Former defence minister Johannes "Joe" Modise benefited from the arms deal, the Seriti Commission of Inquiry has heard.

Gauteng govt wastes money on consultants - AG

2014-07-17 18:37

The Gauteng government's use of consultants is increasing despite some departments being able to do the work themselves, says the auditor general's office.

Scopa trying to attack ANC - Uys

2014-04-23 16:08

Former health MEC Pierre Uys says the Western Cape public accounts committee has a political agenda and is misusing government structures.

Scopa orders Fransman, Uys to appear

2014-04-23 09:51

Western Cape ANC leader Marius Fransman and former health MEC Pierre Uys have been summoned to appear before the provincial public accounts committee after failing to appear at a previous meeting.

Scopa to probe premier's R1.3m car deal

2014-01-08 16:10

Scopa North West will meet Public Works MEC Raymond Elisha to discuss the purchase of a luxury car for Premier Thandi Modise.

Scopa calls for commitment from Gauteng dept

2013-10-30 21:47

The Gauteng legislature's standing committee on public accounts has called on commitment by the provincial local government and housing department, to clear up issues of leadership in the department.


Management collapse to blame for Post Office losses

2016-04-13 07:57

Post Office chair Dr Simosezwe Lushaba has faced an angry Parliament, having to account for losses at the state-owned entity, which climbed to R1.4bn.

Post Office chair rubbishes Scopa allegations

2016-03-14 10:36

The chair of the South African Post Office has hit back at Parliament's Standing Committee on Public Accounts for questioning his commitment to the state-owned entity.

Angry Scopa lashes Post Office over chair no-show

2016-03-08 11:20

A parliamentary committee has slammed the South African Post Office for the absence of its chairperson at a key meeting into the financial viability of the state-owned entity.

KZN health department investigations questioned

2015-04-03 17:32

The KwaZulu-Natal health department's major investigations into fraud and corruption is in fact nothing other than a probe to determine whether one of its staff members urinated in public, claims the DA.

Former Scopa chair to testify at Seriti Commission

2014-09-02 06:22

Former chairperson of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) Gavin Woods is expected to testify at the Seriti Commission of Inquiry.

DA announces shadow KZN Cabinet

2014-05-28 16:09

The Democratic Alliance, which became the official opposition in KwaZulu-Natal for the first time following this year’s elections, has announced what it called its "shadow provincial Cabinet".

Fransman, Uys walk out of Scopa meeting

2014-04-23 15:15

Western Cape ANC leader Marius Fransman and former health MEC Pierre Uys have walked out of a provincial public accounts committee hearing on the mismanagement of public funds.

North West probes Modise's car purchase

2014-01-10 07:24

The North West legislature says it has set up a sub-committee to probe the procurement processes followed in purchasing a BMW worth R1.3m for premier Thandi Modise.

R9.57bn in taxpayers' money wasted - DA

2013-11-27 15:44

At least R9.57bn of taxpayers’ money has been spent wastefully by government and the Parliamentary watchdog Scopa has been useless in stopping it.

Gauteng dept's leadership questioned

2013-10-30 15:38

Gauteng lawmakers have raised doubts on whether there was any leadership in the provincial local government and housing department.

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