Madonsela: SA needs to recover money lost to corruption

Karima was joined by Professor Thuli Madonsela former Public Protector and the head of the Helen Suzman Foundation Francis Antoni. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Former public protector, Thuli Madonsela says South Africa needs to recover money lost to corruption. 

Different commissions of inquiry have uncovered dodgy deals involving government officials and political leaders. 

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Madonsela, speaking on eNCA's 'The Fix' says South Africa needs a False Claims Act, to encourage witnesses of corruption to speak up, even if they cannot prove their claims.

In October 2016, Madonsela  released her final reports ending her seven-year term of office - which she’s called an epic journey.

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While making headlines with her Prasa and Nkandla reports, her passion to serve characterised her tenure.

A thorn in the side of some, she was overwhelmingly praised as a leader of the highest integrity.

 

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eNCA