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Malala: We need to raise the bar for governance in SA

Political commentator and journalist, Justice Malala, says South Africans have lowered their standards for governance in the country.

His new book, 'We Have Now Begun our Descent' looks at the state of our nation with particular focus on President Zuma, institutions of democracy, race and corruption.

When people say that I am too critical, I respond that I am not even half way there.

Justice Malala, political commentator and media columnist

Listen to the full conversation from The Redi Tlhabi Show:

The standards set by the founding members of the ANC were so high. When I look around me, I wonder why we are setting the bar so low for ourselves when we are capable of so much.

Justice Malala, political commentator and media columnist

My consciousness was built on the dream of a society that is just, fair, equitable and restorative.

Justice Malala, political commentator and media columnist

This article first appeared on 702 : Malala: We need to raise the bar for governance in SA


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