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The South African Police Service is still doing business with five companies against whom there are longstanding accusations of irregular expenditure.
Eskom CEO Andre De Ruyter said that the power utility's debt burden must be addressed as it is not following a sustainable business model.
"The conduct of the task team tells us to jump off the nearest cliff," fumed Scopa chair Mkhuleko Hlengwa.
The Public Investment Corporation's lawyers were wrong to say that the commission of inquiry into the investment manager trumps an inquiry by a Parliament committee, says Scopa chair Themba Godi.
Treasury officials were unable to present a long-awaited forensic report to the Standing Committee of Public Accounts on the failed integrated financial management system.
A forensic investigation into the failings of Treasury’s Integrated Financial Management System will be finalised in July, Parliament has heard.
Scopa has raised concerns over Sanral’s very high levels of irregular, fruitless and wasteful expenditure, which has resulted from non-compliance with supply chain management processes.
Parliament’s standing committee on public accounts (Scopa) has expressed shock at learning that the majority of convicted civil servants received only a slap on the wrist in the form of fines and suspended sentences despite defrauding the state of millions of rands.
With ten months left for Sassa to phase out CPS, can we please get the minister and its CEO on the same page for how they are handling this transition, asks Paul Herman.
The provincial auditor-general has cast doubt on the Royal Household Trust’s “ability to operate as a going concern”, after the discovery that the trust’s liabilities exceed its assets by R3,2 million.
André de Ruyter cannot allow Eskom to conduct business with any of the four suppliers that the CEO admitted to recommending, the EFF says.
The struggling power utility's board failed to appear before Parliament's oversight committee on public accounts on Tuesday, much to the chagrin of MPs.
A forensic report into a delayed national IT system has recommended that Treasury director general Dondo Mogajane take action against officials allegedly responsible for financial mismanagement.
The Public Investment Corporation has said it cannot share information on its investments with Parliament's Standing Committee on Public Accounts, as it may subject the investment manager to litigation.
Steinhoff share price rose from R2.22 to R3.00 during the course of a hearing on Wednesday, before closing at R2.75, as investors liked what they heard.
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.
The head of KPMG in South Africa also said the auditor would make public the findings of an upcoming independent investigation.
Ayanda Dlodlo is dealing with the SABC’s problems with a frankness and clarity her predecessor never could muster. While the broadcaster still has too many problems to list, there is now at least hope, writes Jan Gerber.
The provincial Department of Agriculture and Rural Development was sent packing on Wednesday at the legislature during a Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) hearing on the 2014/15 report of the auditor-general (AG).
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