SA’s economic powerhouses of Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal and the Western Cape, together with Free State, are the hotspots for corruption, highlighting how firmly entrenched the scourge is in one of Africa’s largest and most industrialised economies.

In its annual report released on Wednesday, titled “Changing the Landscape”, Corruption Watch said that since its inception more than 12 years ago it had received more than 46,900 complaints of alleged corruption in SA. ..

Subscribe now to unlock this article.

Support BusinessLIVE’s award-winning journalism for R129 per month (digital access only).

There’s never been a more important time to support independent journalism in SA. Our subscription packages now offer an ad-free experience for readers.

Cancel anytime.

Would you like to comment on this article?
Sign up (it's quick and free) or sign in now.

Speech Bubbles

Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.