Gordhan biffs Busisiwe. How many more bloody noses can she take?

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Gordhan biffs Busisiwe. How many more bloody noses can she take?

Experts tell us what the public protector's latest humiliation means for her future ... and that of the EFF

Genevieve Quintal and Jeff Wicks

In a war of attrition between besieged public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane and public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan, a high court ruling on Monday that stayed her remedial action will do little to help her jaundiced credibility.

It is the latest in a string of adverse court findings against her.

In examining the public protector’s report into the so-called SA Revenue Service (Sars) rogue unit, judge Sulet Potterill described Mkhwebane’s remedial action as “vague, contradictory and/or nonsensical” – effectively putting her controversial findings to the sword...

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