Only 18 municipalities managed to obtain clean audits for the previous financial year, according to auditor-general Kimi Makwetu.

While the majority of the municipalities that obtained clean audits were in the DA-run Western Cape, the province did regress from the 70% clean audit figure it obtained in 2016/2017, to 40% in 2017/2018. 

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