KPMG SA appoints new boss

KPMG South Africa has appointed Ignatius Sehoole as chief executive officer. He will take up this role on 1 May 2019. His primary objective will be to restore public trust in the company. The audit firm has been embroiled in controversy since its links to Gupta-owned companies and a bogus report...

28 Nov 2018

Motsepe's ARM dumps KPMG

Patrice Motsepe's African Rainbow Minerals is the latest in a growing litany of companies that have dumped KPMG since the scandal of the audit firm's involvement with the Gupta family and the so-called Sars rogue unit report broke.

24 Oct 2017

Bongani Coka appointed to lead SAIPA

Bongani Coka has been appointed as the new chief executive of the South African Institute of Professional Accountants (SAIPA), with effect from 1 July 2016. Prior to his appointment. Coka was CEO at Productivity SA for five years, after having served as the organisation's CFO for 10 years. His...

23 Jun 2016

Sage redefines accounting with Sage Live for iOS

Sage has launched a version of Sage Live which is available on iOS. As a new Apple mobility partner, this is the first of a series of solutions that Apple and Sage are collaborating together on for small businesses. The new Sage Live for iPad, iPhone and Apple Watch will deliver important advances...

11 Feb 2016

National Arts Council receives clean audit

The National Arts Council (NAC) was recognised on Friday, 7 August by the Auditor-General South Africa, Thembekile Kimi Makwetu, for receiving a clean audit for the 2014/2015 financial period. This is the first clean audit the entity has received under the current Council, which has been in place...

26 Aug 2015

2014 Sikuvile Journalism Awards entry deadline extended

The Print and Digital Media South Africa (PDMSA) has announced that the 2014 Standard Bank Sikuvile Journalism Awards entry submission deadline has been extended to Friday, 21 February 2014. For competition details and to access the press kit, visit or contact Malesedi on...

18 Feb 2014

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