You’ve failed SA, judge tells Mkhwebane

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You’ve failed SA, judge tells Mkhwebane

The public protector has been told to personally pay up in another scathing court loss

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Public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has been found to have “failed the people of this country” by turning a blind eye to irregularities in the Gupta-linked Estina dairy farm scam.

The high court also ruled she must personally pay part of the legal costs linked to that “dereliction” of duty.

The Estina project, which has come under scrutiny at the state capture commission, robbed poor black farmers of the chance to make a better life for themselves...

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