Auditors flee Nelson Mandela Bay after perceived threats


Officials from the auditor-general’s office fled Nelson Mandela Bay on Monday after an envelope containing a perceived threat was pushed under the door of a municipal office they were using in Port Elizabeth.

It is believed the audit team received the threat shortly after they had requested documents on a R21m drain-cleaning project that had piqued their interests, while auditing the city’s books for the 2018-2019 financial year...

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