Wednesday, September 22, 2021

KZN municipalities urged to stop hiring consultants

Pretoria: KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Nomusa Dube-Ncube, has urged municipalities to stop hiring consultants to prepare municipal financial statements. This, she said, was done at a considerable cost without direct accountability for municipal audit outcomes. Addressing the South African Local Government Association (SALGA) KZN Finance Week…

South Sudan humanitarian crisis to be discussed
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South Sudan humanitarian crisis to be discussed

24 Feb 2015 Listen / A group of displaced women and children from South Sudan. Photo: UNHCR/L.F. Godinho (file) The humanitarian crisis in South Sudan and protection of civilians are expected to be discussed by the Security Council on Tuesday. Africa’s newest nation has been rocked by instability since last…