Eastern Cape duo apply to interdict implementation of public protector’s report
Mabuyane, Madikizela want the courts to halt any further investigation and to compel the public protector to hand over evidence
Eastern Cape public works MEC Babalo Madikizela has launched a court application to set aside the public protector’s report implicating him and provincial premier Oscar Mabuyane in the misuse of funds meant for the memorial service of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.
He wants the court to hear his urgent application on Tuesday, days before the November 1 municipal elections, in an effort to shield his political career from “irreparable harm” ahead of the polls. ..