Adv. Busisiwe Mkhwebane: I will be subjected to the Constitution and rule of law

New Public Protector Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane says she will continue with investigations left unfinished by her predecessor Advocate Thuli Madonsela.

Mkhwebane says she will make sure that investigations at grassroots level are also given the same attention as high profile cases.

President Jacob Zuma appointed Mkhwebane as the Public Protector for a period of seven years with effect from October 15, 2016.

Xolani Gwala interviewed Mkhwebane about her new appointment.

I know what challenges I am expecting to face.

Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane, incoming Public Protector

I have a lot of experience in governance and that is to advantage to that office because I know how government operates.

Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane, incoming Public Protector

I will do my best. I will be doing my work without fear or favour. I will be subjected to the Constitution and the rule of law.

Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane, incoming Public Protector

We will continue investigating cases. When I go I will continue do what needs to be done.

Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane, incoming Public Protector

Listen to the full interview with Mkhwebane below...


This article first appeared on 702 : Adv. Busisiwe Mkhwebane: I will be subjected to the Constitution and rule of law


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
Zuma lashes out at 101 ANC stalwarts in policy conference opening salvo

Zuma lashes out at 101 ANC stalwarts in policy conference opening salvo

President Zuma went 'off script' on Friday when he castigated his detractors saying many denied being on the 101 stalwarts list.

"Whackhead" Simpson's song about Carl Niehaus was one of Redi's faves

"Whackhead" Simpson's song about Carl Niehaus was one of Redi's faves

In 2009 Carl Niehaus was forced to step down as ANC national spokesperson after fraud allegations surfaced.

"Our interpretation of sleeping around is sleeping around"

"Our interpretation of sleeping around is sleeping around"

A throwback to Floyd Shivambu talking about Helen Zille during his ANCYL days, interrogated by Redi Tlhabi in 2009. #FarewellRedi

New app for rape survivors will aid victims with support and care packages

New app for rape survivors will aid victims with support and care packages

Are you a survivor of sexual violence? SMS “endrape” to 38006

Mr. Tlhabi bids Mrs Tlhabi farewell on her last radio show #FarewellRedi

Mr. Tlhabi bids Mrs Tlhabi farewell on her last radio show #FarewellRedi

Brian Tlhabi says his wife, Redi Tlhabi makes him super happy and continues to wish her the best with her future endeavours.

[LISTEN] Van Breda's call to emergency services: 'My family and I were attacked'

[LISTEN] Van Breda's call to emergency services: 'My family and I were attacked'

The chilling call Henri van Breda made to emergency services on the night his mother, father and big brother were hacked to death.

Popular articles
How long to keep tax records available for inspection in South Africa

How long to keep tax records available for inspection in South Africa

Should you keep them "forever"? Tax expert Chris Sloane on the requirement to keep tax records available for inspection by Sars.

Paramedics fear for their lives as attacks on EMS crews continue

Paramedics fear for their lives as attacks on EMS crews continue

An ambulance crew was held at gunpoint, assaulted and robbed of their belongings while on a call out in Khayelitsha.

DStv subscription price hikes for 2019

DStv subscription price hikes for 2019

MultiChoice will increase the prices of certain DStv packages from 1 April.

Former TV star speaks about abusive relationship in new book

Former TV star speaks about abusive relationship in new book

Newsreader and TV personality Tracy Going has released a memoir in which she talks about being beaten by former lover.