Jul 31

Guilty verdict looms for SA’s suspended Public Protector

South Africa’s suspended Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkwebane, faces an uncertain future as her days are seemingly numbered. According to TV news-outlet eNCA, an independent panel’s findings have been voted upon by the committee investigating her fitness to hold office, and the verdict is in: Mkwebane is largely found guilty of incompetence and misconduct. The suspended official has been in limbo since her suspension in June of the previous year.