In another devastating blow for public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, the Constitutional Court has dismissed her appeal against a high court judgment rejecting her report on President Cyril Ramaphosa’s statement to parliament about a donation made to his CR17 ANC presidential campaign.

The blow follows a succession of court findings against Mkhwebane, who is facing impeachment proceedings in parliament. Several court judgments have made adverse findings on her legal competence and independence, and the Constitutional Court’s judgment was equally scathing...

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 articles from our international business news partners; ProfileData financial data; and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now