The Budget presents a dilemma to the unions. Mboweni himself grappled with the conflicting demands, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
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The outgoing chairperson of Parliament's standing committee on public accounts Themba Godi said his party's loss of a seat in the National Assembly was an "unfortunate turn of events".
Minister of Public Works Thulas Nxesi has accused the watchdog committee of instituting a "highly compromised" process which is part of a "fightback by corrupt syndicates".
Eskom’s meeting with the Standing Committee on Public Accounts got off to a rocky start, with executives fumbling to answer questions about specific tenders.
Treasury Director-general Dondo Mogajane was a no-show at a briefing before the standing committee on public accounts.
The Portfolio Committee on Water and Sanitation and the Standing Committee on Public Accounts have met to discuss the terms of reference for an inquiry into the Department of Water and Sanitation.
MPs want to know whether any employees who blew the whistle against corruption at Transnet have been fired.
Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says Sassa will use a tender process to find providers for three services, after the capabilities of the SA Post Office to carry out the services were deemed too limited.
Auditor General Kimi Makwetu has revealed in Parliament that 11% of government departments face 'material uncertainty' about their ability to continue operating in future.
KPMG paid severance packages to its top leadership who left the company in September, the beleaguered auditing firm has told Parliament.
Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has accused Parliament's Scopa of overstepping the boundaries of its mandate in its oversight of her department and Sassa.
The Department of Water and Sanitation's internal audit committee had given its former minister Nomvula Mokonyane detailed quarterly reports about serious financial mismanagement in her department – but she ignored them all.
Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Zweli Mkhize has written to National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete asking that his deadline for a report on how much municipalities owe Eskom be extended.
Transnet board chairperson Popo Molefe has warned that the three executives currently facing suspension were "just the beginning".
SAA’s board and management are committed to doing the right thing, says SAA CEO Vuyani Jarana who told Parliament that the board is working to tackle theft and mismanagement at the airline.
Scopa chairperson Themba Godi has called for a full parliamentary inquiry and for criminal charges to be opened against new Minister of Communications Nomvula Mokonyane's former ministry.
Parliament's oversight committee on public accounts says it intends to call the executives of global retailer Steinhoff before Parliament "early in the new year".
Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini could face a motion of no confidence in Parliament if Sassa can show no progress made in the grants handover by Tuesday.
The Standing Committee on Public Accounts chairperson Themba Godi has labelled the Cape Peninsula University of Technology "pretty petty" for criticising him for sharing a platform with SRC member and suspended student Ayakha Magxothwa.
Dudu Myeni says the flailing national airline is seen by the public as an ‘alcoholic’.
The chairperson of Parliament’s standing committee on public accounts, Themba Godi, has taken a swipe at private audit firms for prioritising profits over public good when auditing public institutions.
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