Vote to end corruption, says Auditor-General

2015-11-29 05:30

South Africa’s voters have the power to force politicians to act on irregular, unauthorised and wasteful expenditure “via the ballot box”, Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu has said.

Nkandla spending hidden from AG - report

2014-11-27 10:14

Evidence of large-scale misappropriation in the Nkandla construction project was hidden from the auditor general a report says.

75% of govt depts didn't get clean audit - AG

2014-11-26 15:33

A quarter of national and provincial departments and entities received a clean audit opinion last year, Auditor General Kimi Makwetu has announced.

Praise for first female deputy AG

2014-03-16 13:07

Tsakani Ratsela has become the first woman to be appointed to the position of deputy auditor general in the organisation's 103-year history.

Institutions want feedback from Parliament

2013-10-30 22:57

Institutions supporting democracy have been battling to get feedback from National Assembly committees, Parliament has heard.

Who will be the next AG?

2013-08-27 18:00

Deputy auditor general Kimi Makwetu has topped the list of preferred candidates to take over from his boss Terence Nombembe.


Gordhan tells political parties to remove underperforming councillors

2015-06-03 17:09

The government will ask political parties to axe underperforming councillors in an effort to punish municipalities that constantly perform poorly on their audited finances.

Consultants cost govt R12.1bn - AG

2014-11-26 16:55

The report on national and provincial audit outcomes shows that consultants cost the country R12.1bn last year, says auditor general Kimi Makwetu.

AG: Gauteng, W Cape performed well

2014-11-26 13:12

Gauteng and the Western Cape have recorded “good and solid performance” in this year’s audit outcomes of national and provincial government departments.

Corruption too often not punished - AG

2014-02-10 13:49

Committing corruption too often goes unpunished and irregular expenditure is still a major problem, says Auditor General Kimi Makwetu.

Deputy to take over as AG

2013-09-11 19:37

A Parliamentary ad hoc committee has unanimously recommended that Deputy Auditor General Kimi Makwetu take over from his boss Terrence Nombembe.

Provincial audit outcomes stagnate

2013-08-13 19:20

The progress of municipalities and public entities towards clean audits has been slow, Deputy Auditor General Kimi Makwetu says.

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