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23 September 2017 14:58 (South Africa)

SA second last in citizen safety index

  • 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.

The World Justice Project released its Rule of Law Index last week, with South Africa coming second last out of the 35 countries surveyed. The only country behind us was Liberia. The index measures how a country's laws are implemented in practice and Japan and Singapore nabbed the first and second spots. Other countries that scored higher than South Africa include Colombia and El Salvador, Kenya, Mexico, Nigeria and the Philippines. Read more: TimesLive

  • 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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