SA govt's irregular expenditure soars to R62bn, material losses at R2.8bn

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The irregular expenditure of the South African government's national and provincial departments has increased to more than R60bn, while material financial losses amount to R2.8bn, the Auditor General has revealed.

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The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is investigating the alleged accidental shooting of senior state advocate Addelaid Ferreira-Watt, after it was revealed that it was a police officer who allegedly shot her.


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