IFP KZN Requests COGTA MEC to Place Newcastle Municipality Under Administration

The IFP in KwaZulu-Natal calls on the KZN COGTA MEC Nomusa Dube Ncube to use her constitutional power to place the Newcastle Municipality under administration. According to the Ratings Afrika’s latest Municipal Financial Sustainability Index, indicated that the Newcastle Municipality is one of the worst performing municipality in KwaZulu-Natal as it scored 21 points. Since […]

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IFP: Accountability Must be Enforced in KZN Municipalities

The latest Auditor General’s (A-G) report on 2016/17 audit outcomes for municipalities present a bleak picture for local councils in KZN. The A-G attributed the overall deterioration in municipal audit results and a blatant disregard for controls and compliance with legislation by officials. These are some of the factors leading to accountability failures in many […]

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