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17 January 2018 03:44 (South Africa)

New unit to investigate state corruption to be launched in November

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Public Service and Administration Minister Richard Baloyi announced on Tuesday that a new unit to investigate corruption within government (at all three levels), will be launched in November. "Cases of the administration of discipline in the public service take long. You find a person is put on suspension for a long period of time," Baloyi said, and presumably one of the as-yet-unnamed unit's tasks will be to speed up this process. More details regarding the unit will be released in early November.  Read more: News24

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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