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Glynnis Breytenbach | State capture arrests: What it means for SA and the justice system

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Director of Blackhead Edwin Sodi testifies at Commission of Inquiry Into State Capture on August 19, 2020 in Johannesburg, South Africa. It is reported that the Commission continued to hear evidence relating to the Asbestos Project in the Free State Provincial Government. (Photo by Gallo Images/Luba Lesolle)
Director of Blackhead Edwin Sodi testifies at Commission of Inquiry Into State Capture on August 19, 2020 in Johannesburg, South Africa. It is reported that the Commission continued to hear evidence relating to the Asbestos Project in the Free State Provincial Government. (Photo by Gallo Images/Luba Lesolle)

Following a spate of arrests in relation to state capture, Glynnis Breytenbach writes that the NPA must prosecute fairly, without fear, favour or prejudice, if it is to regain respect. 

Over the past two weeks, we have seen more arrests of (semi) high profile people in relation to state capture and grand corruption than we have seen over the past two decades.

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