President Cyril Ramaphosa said the report must mark "a decisive break with corrupt practices" © Filip Singer - Pool/Getty Images
President Cyril Ramaphosa said the report must mark "a decisive break with corrupt practices" © Filip Singer - Pool/Getty Images

Report slams 'scarcely believable picture of rampant corruption'

13 January 2022

A scathing report on public procurement corruption in South Africa has found the practice to be so widespread that it is calling for a complete overhaul of the system.

South Africa has experienced “20 years of frustration” that have “pitilessly exposed the flaws and weaknesses in the public procurement system”, the report by the South African judicial commission into state capture has said.

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