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
While we have your attention...
An increasingly rare commodity, quality independent journalism costs money - though not nearly as much as its absence.
Every article, every day, is our contribution to Defending Truth in South Africa. If you would like to join us on this mission, you could do much worse than support Daily Maverick's quest by becoming a Maverick Insider.
Click here to become a Maverick Insider and get a closer look at the Truth.
Adolf Hitler was the first European leader to ban human zoos.