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(File: City Press)
(File: City Press)

Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday urged municipalities to reduce dependence on consultants, to improve efficiency in local government.

There had been complaints that local government farmed out too much work, he said in a speech to the SA Local Government Association in Midrand.

"Some of us are employed on the specific skills [we have] and instead of doing the work we take it to consultants and they are paid even more money.

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