FS-Cogta tackles AG report


The capability of Free State municipalities to manage their own finances will be under scrutiny today (Friday), when the MEC for Cogta meets with all municipal Chief Financial Officers.

The recent damning financial municipal report by Auditor General (AG), Kimi Makwetu’s is also expected to be at the top of the agenda during this meeting in Welkom in the Matjhabeng municipality.

The MEC, Thembeni Ngxangisa’s meeting with the CFO’s comes after Premier, Sisi Ntombela, announced during her 2019/20 budget vote speech that she would bring in the necessary capacity to ensure that the provincial government receives clean audit reports from the AG in the coming years.

Lucky Nkuyane / OFM News