VBS saga: Municipalities in for half-a-decade wait for a fraction of R1.5bn deposits

2018-07-26 06:30

At best municipalities could receive about 10% of their deposits once the process is concluded in about five to seven years' time.

Local government is in crisis. How it can be fixed

2018-05-30 09:14

At the moment the Auditor General’s office doesn’t have the power to enforce its recommendations. But that’s about to change, writes Dirk Brand.


IN FOCUS | Zweli Mkhize's 4-point plan to fix municipalities

2018-06-01 10:35

New Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Dr Zweli Mkhize is confident that his 4-point plan will can help clean up and improve local governments around the country.

REVEALED: Top 10 municipalities responsible for R13.4bn irregular spend

2018-05-23 19:58

Irregular spend for 2016/17 alone amounted to R13.35bn, according to a report from the auditor general.

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