Operation Isondlo campaign on Wednesday assisted a divorced mother-of-three, Sally Cooper-Goodwin receive R450 000 in unpaid child maintenance after her ex-husband was forced to pay by Wynberg Magistrate’s Court.
Operation Isondlo campaign is run by the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development. It chases down parents who default on their maintenance payments and take legal actions.
CapeTalk’s john Maytham spoke to Adv. Hishaam Mohamed, Regional Head at the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development:
The objective of operation Isondlo it is not to incarcerate defaulting fathers but to hold them account as to why they are not meeting their parental obligations in terms of the existing maintenance orders.— Adv. Hishaam Mohamed
Listen to the full conversation on The John Maytham Show: