SAICA looks to help get SA back on track

2017-07-02 06:00

Spearheading research, stakeholder engagement and compliance with ethical standards forms part of the accounting body’s contribution.

Nombembe: SA needs responsible leaders

2014-05-28 12:30

Responsible leadership is needed for a better future for all South Africans, former auditor general Terence Nombembe says.

AG report probes R17.6bn

2013-11-24 14:26

A probe by outgoing auditor-general Terence Nombembe on the use of consultants by the KwaZulu-Natal government has found that three departments were responsible for 84% of the R17.6bn spent on consultants between April 2008 and March 2011.

Government wastes R30.8bn

2013-11-13 22:06

The latest audit report of national and provincial government shows that wastage now stands at about R30.8bn.

Northern Cape audit shows improvement - ANC

2013-10-14 18:49

The Northern Cape ANC has welcomed the outcomes of Auditor General Terence Nombembe's audit of the provincial government.

Provinces blow billions on consultants

2013-10-13 13:45

Three reports by outgoing auditor general Terence Nombembe show that the Northern Cape, Gauteng and Mpumalanga spent more than R21.1bn on consultants between April 2008 and March 2011.

NYDA defends R7.6m performance bonuses

2013-10-02 15:05

The National Youth Development Agency has justified the salaries and bonuses paid to management and staff, while defending itself against audit findings.

SAA, SA Express and Transnet miss targets

2013-09-26 18:19

The public enterprises department has missed about a third of its performance targets, notably goals related to the state-owned airlines and Transnet.

SABC to focus on skills shortage when debt-free

2013-09-12 15:51

The SABC says it plans to invest in staff training when it has paid off a loan, after an audit highlighted that skilled financial employees had vacated crucial posts.

Cosatu 'shocked' by SABC audit report

2013-09-11 22:23

Cosatu has expressed shock at the auditor general's disclaimer audit report on the SABC.


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.

New Auditor General starts work immediately

2013-12-01 13:36

President Jacob Zuma has appointed Thembekile Kimi Makwetu as Auditor General with immediate effect.

Gordhan: Irregular spending tops R28bn

2013-11-20 17:44

Irregular spending by government departments and entities has shot up by more than R17bn in the past three years, according to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

Logistics firm overpaid by R20m

2013-10-20 11:36

A report by outgoing Auditor General Terence Nombembe has found that Mpumalanga’s health department overpaid a logistics firm by R20m.

Armscor gets clean audit

2013-10-14 16:28

Auditor General Terence Nombembe has given arms procurement parastatal Armscor a clean audit opinion for the past financial year.

Parliamentary committee defends SABC

2013-10-09 18:14

The apparent disappearance of close to R1bn in SABC licence fees has been clarified, Parliament's communications committee says.

Auditor general slams youth agency

2013-09-26 19:51

The National Youth Development Agency has racked up R62m in irregular spending and failed to act against the officials at fault.

Mokhobo: SABC was not caught off-guard

2013-09-12 18:54

The SABC was not caught unawares, but was rather surprised by the level of intensity when migrating to its new financial reporting system, says CEO Lulama Mokhobo.

Parliament receives unqualified audit

2013-09-11 23:15

Parliament says it has been given an unqualified audit for the past financial year.

SABC gets worst audit opinion from AG

2013-09-10 17:19

The SABC has been dealt a blow when it received a disclaimer of opinion for 2012/13, the worst audit opinion, from the auditor general.

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