Good news for ANC and DA municipalities, but coalitions? Not so much
Only 12 municipalities got clean audits. Two mayors tell us how they managed it
Municipal audit results showed an overall decline for the 2017-18 financial year, but there are 12 municipalities that consistently receive clean audit results, auditor-general Kimi Makwetu revealed on Wednesday.
Irregular spending was still a massive problem, especially in the City of Tshwane – under the control of a coalition government led by the DA since 2016 – mainly due to contract awards in prior years.
Makwetu released the financial audit outcomes for local governments for the 2017/18 financial year in Pretoria...