'Poor Municipal Audit Outcomes Signal an Inability to Comply'
The PSAM says hard questions need to be asked about why municipalities are still not following the correct governance procedures.
Open Budget Survey 2017
The 2017 Open Budget Survey (OBS) is underway. The OBS is the world’s only independent, comparable measure of budget transparency, participation, and oversight.
Alicedale finally set to get RDP houses
Alicedale in Makana municipality will soon receive its first low-cost government housing development in 20 years with the construction of 338 units. The town, a railway junction between Port Elizabeth and Grahamstown, has not received a government housing development since 1996 due to a long- standing stalemate over land rights between the national Department of Public Works and Makana municipality.
Life of Squalor while home used as clinic
PORT Elizabeth woman with a disability has been living in squalor for the past six years while the RDP house built for her, and on which she had pinned all her hopes for a better life, was being used by the government as a clinic.
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