The ANC and DA have agreed on the broad outline of a process for removing the head of a chapter nine institution, including the public protector.

A subcommittee of parliament’s rules committee is drawing up rules for the removal of such people, a move prompted by the DA’s parliamentary bid to have public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane removed from office on the grounds of incompetence.

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as exclusive Financial Times articles, Morningstar financial data, and digital access to the Sunday Times and Times Select.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.



Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@businesslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.