If South Africans learnt one thing from the disastrous Jacob Zuma presidency it’s that institutions are ultimately as good as the people who are entrusted to look after them.

That’s why by the time Zuma left, the country’s law enforcement and tax authorities, to name just two, were in tatters, having been the envy of the world less than a decade earlier...

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