The rule of law was undermined and the consequences are showing

Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!
A soldier patrols the street
A soldier patrols the street

The importance of the rule of law cannot be overstated.

It lays the foundation for good governance which serves the people who give democratic legitimacy to the government in question.

The Covid-19 coronavirus response by the South African government is not serving the people.

Support independent journalism
Subscribe to News24 for just R75 per month to read all our investigative and in-depth journalism. You can cancel any time.
Already a subscriber? Sign in


Read the digital editions of City Press here.
Read now
Voting Booth
This week the ANC lost all the Gauteng metros to the DA. Do you think it stands a chance at winning national elections in 2024?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Yes, it has loyal voters
29% - 92 votes
This is the end for the ANC
56% - 179 votes
LGE means nothing
15% - 49 votes