The chief justice instigates and makes himself party to false complaints. That claim is made by no less a person than a judge president.

Judge John Hlophe made this wild accusation in a recent interview with The Insight Factor. According to its YouTube page, this video platform was “born out of the need to have a parallel voice in existing media that offers comprehensive coverage of current affairs”. Thus far, such “comprehensive” coverage extends to an interview with Hlophe, part 1 and part 2...

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, 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