The corrupt are punch-drunk but a small town punched back
As one disastrously run municipality has proved, it is possible to unite and boot out a useless ANC council
Two stories stood out for me when reading this past weekend’s papers.
My colleague, investigative journalist Sabelo Skiti, blew the lid on a tender scam involving former senior managers in the office of the chief justice.
The three — former CFO Casper Coetzer, former case management director Yvonne van Niekerk, ex-spokesperson and former chief director of court administration Nathi Mncube — engaged in some questionable financial and ethical Olympics, what they call “javelin throwing” in political lexicon...