The Auditor-General has laid bare the financial performance of municipalities for the financial year 2015/16‚ naming and shaming the good‚ the bad and the ugly. City of Tshwane metro‚ in Gauteng‚ tops the list of the highest contributors to unauthorised expenditure‚ blowing R1.914-billion‚ from R786-million in 2014/15. The Auditor-General's report on local government audit outcomes released in Pretoria on Monday revealed that overspending‚ 43% of which was related to non-cash items‚ was the main source of the expenditure.

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