Threats and intimidation against auditors during recent MFMA audits: AGSA briefing
4 Dec 2019
The Chairperson stated that the Auditor-General would be giving a report on incidences of intimidation, bribery and violence that had caused instability during the recent municipal audit process. In Nelson Mandela Bay, the audit team had to leave because they were afraid of the atmosphere of violence, especially when SMMEs ...
Plans to resolve the impasse between ESKOM and defaulting municipalities: input by COGTA, SALGA & National Treasury
3 Dec 2019
Mr S Somyo (ANC) said that the fact that organs of state had Eskom debt was very worrisome. Why were they not paying? Organs of state should not be allowed the get away with non-payment.
AGSA 2018/19 Integrated Annual Report
3 Dec 2019
The Chairperson said the purpose of the session was to allow the Committee to consider the draft report before it was finalised and tabled to Parliament. It was important for the report to be adopted by the entire Committee. For the current period of assessment, there was a peaked interest ...
Department of Correctional Services 2018/2019 financial statements, deviations, expansions, irregular, fruitless & wasteful expenditure: Follow-up hearing
27 Nov 2019
Mr S Somyo (ANC, Chairperson of the Standing Committee on the Auditor-Gemeral) agreed with the Chairperson’s point. If an official delegated a job, the responsibility remained with the official who was in authority.
SCOPA Review of 2018-2019 Financial Statements, Deviations, Expansions, Irregular, Fruitless and Wasteful Expenditure
26 Nov 2019
Mr S Somyo (ANC, Chairperson of the Standing Committee on the Auditor-General) suggested giving the Department some time to get clarity.