Wasteful Govt Spending Up 200% - South African Auditor-General
Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu has said that government departments responsible for state-owned entities must strengthen their oversight and that unauthorised spending by provincial and national governments has risen to R2.1-billion, a 38% increase compared to last year.
News24Wire, 21 November 2018
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Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu (file photo).
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