In an ongoing bid to protect South African consumers - and producers - from sub-
standard products and unfair competition, the Department of Trade and Industry this
week oversaw the destruction of more than 300 000 non-compliant products, seized
during raids at three different ports.
New regulations aimed at facilitating the implementation of the Municipal Systems Amendment Act will help to fix non-functioning municipalities and rid them of corrupt employees, says Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Lechesa Tsenoli.
South African government departments and public entities have made a slight but notable improvement in audit outcomes over the last three years, outgoing Auditor-General Terence Nombembe told Parliament on Wednesday.
South Africa has launched a National School of Government to provide "hands-on and brains-on" training as the country moves to establish a modern, professional, performance-oriented public service.
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