Municipal audits: the winners and losers
Auditor-general Tsakani Maluleke recently tabled the results of the 2019/2020 municipal audit outcomes. For the most part, the situation is pretty dire and, in many areas, getting worse
Tseko Mothamaha was appointed manager of one of SA’s worst municipalities a day before Covid sent the country into a total lockdown last year.
In the 16 months since, the Maluti-a-Phofung municipality in the Free State has seen "massive progress", he says. But that’s something that doesn’t reflect in auditor-general (AG) Tsakani Maluleke’s books as yet...