Scopa to visit SAA's headquarters over delay in sumbitting financial statements
SAA will face tough questions from members of Parliament’s standing committee on public accounts during their oversight visit to the embattled airline’s headquarters on Thursday.
Parly endorses Kholeka Gcaleka as next deputy Public Protector
Her name will now be sent to President Cyril Ramaphosa for his consideration.
Parly could subpoena Steinhoff executives to hand over PwC report
The Public Investment Corporation on Tuesday told MPs it was taking legal action to compel Steinhoff to hand over the report.
National Assembly backs decision to fire Jiba, Mrwebi from NPA
Parliament would not be recommending that either of them be restored to their posts at the NPA.
PIC says it needs the PwC report on Steinhoff to act against directors
The state-run asset manager has told Parliament it will file court papers “soon” in a bid to compel Steinhoff to hand over the report. Steinhoff commissioned PwC to investigate once the extent of the scandal became known.
PIC takes legal steps to force Steinhoff to handover PwC report
Parliament’s Standing Committee on Finance has been told that the PIC believes the report is critical for it to pursue directors fingered in the scandal.
Transnet likely to feature in first state capture prosecution
South Africans have been waiting impatiently for action against those involved in looting the state of billions of taxpayers’ rands.
Despite opposition from DA & EFF, ANC backs Kholeka Gcaleka as next deputy PP
Parliament's justice committee took the decision on Tuesday with the opposition parties noting their objections. Gcaleka will replace Kevin Malunga, whose seven-year term ends next month.
Parly’s justice committee names Kholeka Gcaleka as next deputy PP
Advocate Kholeka Gcaleka would take over from Advocate Kevin Malunga whose term expires next month.
Parly’s justice committee finds ‘no reasons’ to reinstate Jiba, Mrwebi at NPA
Parliament’s justice committee on Tuesday decided there were no compelling reasons to recommend that they should be restored to their positions at the NPA.
Transformation in SA financial sector still lagging behind, Parly told
Treasury’s Ismail Momoniat said to be transformative, the financial sector should be working for all South Africans, helping them to save, borrow, take out insurance and transact.
Corruption accused ANC MP Bongani Bongo to face Parly’s ethics committee
The former state security minister was arrested by the Hawks before he appeared in the Cape Town Magistrates Court. He was released on R5,000 bail.
Govt officials who flout procurement rules could pay the price, warns AG
The changes to the Public Audit Act mean Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu can refer matters for investigation, demand binding remedial action and issue a certificate of debt to hold accounting officers who fail to act personally liable for funds lost.
14 SOEs rack up billions in irregular expenditure - Makwetu
Kimi Makwetu said the 14 SOEs notched up R1.4 billion in irregular expenditure but warned this figure could rise as four of them could not make full disclosure on this.
Makwetu reveals govt's irregular expenditure balloons to R62bn
Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu called on government leaders to take urgent action to halt the trend, restore accountability and prevent the mismanagement of public funds.
Makwetu set to reveal audit outcomes for govt depts, SOEs
The audit results are expected to show a rise in irregular expenditure, which amounted to just under R51 billion in 2017/2018.
National Assembly approves Foreign Service Bill
Among its provisions are that South African heads of missions abroad must be fit and proper persons.
‘Bring back the cane’: Some MPs want corporal punishment back
The call came from the African Christian Democratic Party and the African Transformation Movement during a parliamentary debate on combating rising levels of violence, drug and sexual abuse in schools.