Saturday, January 29, 2022

KZN Cogta welcomes increased infrastructure budget

Pretoria: KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta), Nomusa Dube-Ncube, has welcomed the increased infrastructure budget allocations for municipalities and the fact that a significant share will go to KZN. “As KZN Cogta, we have long called for increased allocations for basic services in our local municipalities, which…

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…