Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu says a lack of control, particularly in supply chain management in Gauteng has led to disclaimers in two departments.
Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu says irregular expenditure in government departments and state-owned enterprises has increased from R51 billion last year to R62,60 billion this year.
The Auditor-General, Kimi Makwetu, is expected to appear before the Alexandra Inquiry when it resumes in Braamfontein, Johannesburg on Friday morning.
The appointment of incompetent and unsuitably qualified senior municipal officials is attributed as the reason for poor financial audit outcomes in some of the North West municipalities.
The SAHRC says it has sent a letter to Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, to seek a meeting in which it will share its concerns regarding the state of municipalities.