State of the Nation Address 2022

State of the Nation Address 2022

Leave No One Behind Leave No One Behind

Lifestyle audits for public servants

Lifestyle audits are an important management tool to prevent and detect fraud and corruption in the public service. They also help to ensure that the lifestyles of government employees are in line with their level of income.

Compulsory guidelines for all audits of public servants in both national and provincial departments, as well as state-owned enterprises, were approved by government in April 2021.


Fighting municipal corruption

In 2020/21, 77 cases of fraud and corruption at municipalities were investigated


Cases on trial


Cases at the NPA for decision


Cases still under investigation


Value of cases


Suspects arrested