State launches unit to tackle graft in public service
Unit has critical role to play in anti-corruption strategy
The government has launched a niche unit aimed at curbing corruption and fraud among public servants by implementing norms and standards on ethics, integrity and discipline management in the civil service.
This comes as a recent survey found that South Africans perceived corruption as increasing during President Cyril Ramaphosa’s term at the Union Buildings. Ramaphosa won the presidency on an anti-corruption ticket in February 2018. ..