Mkhwebane vows to fight back against removal

File: The Constitutional Court dismissed Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s bid to appeal the ruling on The Estina dairy farm matter.

File: The Constitutional Court dismissed Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s bid to appeal the ruling on The Estina dairy farm matter.

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JOHANNESBURG - Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says it amounts to a violation of the constitutionally prescribed duty imposed on organs of state to protect the independence of Chapter 9 institutions.

Mkhwebane made the remarks at a media briefing on Tuesday.

READ: Parliament gets green light on removal of Public Protector

Speaker of Parliament Thandi Modise recently approved a motion by the DA to consider Mkhwebane’s removal.

Mkhwebane says she hopes for an amicable solution, failing which she will institute a legal challenge against Modise.

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