Is treasury on track with crackdown on lavish spending?

The City Press on Sunday reported that the national treasury is clamping down on lavish spending by government departments and agencies. However, some government entities are applying for exemptions.

Redi Tlhabi on Monday outlined some of the cost-cutting measures and invited listeners to share their views.

Listen to the audio below:

I think what treasury is doing now is excellent... The fiscus and the money we receive from the taxpayer is not a petty cash box...

Jenny, listener

I don't think even our ministers realise that they have to be cooperative in such things...

Mlungisi, listener

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