Articles for Albert Van Zyl

It’s not National Treasury that is blocking economic transformation

The rules set up by Treasury enable accountability to citizens


Opinion | 6 April 2017

Does the SJC understand Cape Town’s budget? You be the judge

Response to City's claim that activists don't understand the budget

By and

Opinion | 24 May 2016

Help us help you, Minister Nene

For 21 years, the Minister of Finance has tabled budgets announcing that large amounts of money will go to social services that are meant to improve the lives of the poor. But, even the staunchest government supporter would agree that the country has not derived full benefit from this money. Year after year the Auditor General, Public Protector and others report on inefficiency, poor accounting and corruption in all categories of public spending.

Albert van Zyl

Analysis | 27 February 2015