PLEASE NOTE:

MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24.com. The stories here come from users.

 
ChiefDavid
 
Comments: 12
Article views: 683
 
 
Latest Badges:


 
View all ChiefDavid's badges.
 

'We are all corrupt'

03 July 2013, 07:22
Many people define corruption as a "crime committed by higher ranked people in government" or tenderpreneurs. Corruption is a waste of taxpayers money and lives tax payers stranded without quality services or no services at all. Corruption is corruption no matter how small it may look or be justified. Taking stationery as little as a pencil in the office to buying/selling a job or  bribing a traffic officer in order to avoid a fine.

Fingers are always pointing tenderpreneurs and government officials, "small" corruption is corruption. Corruption involves money and once entangled in such an activity it is never easy to set self free. People risk good jobs for a small amount of money due to corruption sometimes even less than R200, putting families in danger because of greed.

The "innocent" are buying/selling learners and drivers licence/s, Identity documents, jobs, RDP houses, free access in and out of border posts......etc. "We" are all corrupt, funny enough,  there are well known individuals and departments corrupt to the core, yet nothing is done to such. Most people enjoy having or being the so called "'connections'", not following correct channels to get anything..

Corruption of any sort should not be encouraged in any manner and must therefore be reported. by not stopping corruption our country will be affected negatively in future.
Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.

 

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
12 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Sibulele Lurewana
MY STORY: Cancer can be cured

 Read more...

0 comments 530 views
Submitted by
Jenny Hides
The SPCA responds too hasty

I was appalled to learn that the pets belonging to a single tenant of our retirement complex were recently removed by the SPCA as a result of a complaint of barking!  Read more...

0 comments 949 views
Submitted by
Frank Coetzee283
A compliment for SAPS Linden

There are indeed still more good than bad officers otherwise SA would be in a much worse state so maybe it's also time we start to give compliments when due. Read more...

0 comments 188 views
Submitted by
xchemistx73
Bang, you're dead: Do we need new...

Most criminals don’t care that you need a license to own a gun. They didn’t buy them legally so why would they bother getting a license for it. Read more...

0 comments 229 views
Submitted by
Ruth Logie
Harvey Weinstein: the other side ...

It is not right to blame the victims of abuse for being abused. But in this particular case, there was complicity. Read more...

0 comments 536 views
Submitted by
Mandla Mbekwa Dlomo
Where did we go wrong?

We are all part of the reason why we are where we are today. The power is really in our hands we are the deciders of our future generation. Read more...

0 comments 109 views
 

services

RSS feeds News delivered really simply.

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on Android Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2017 24.com. All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.