Mpumelelo Mkhabela | Zondo report shows a coup took place. Now fund the NPA to prevent it happening again

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President Cyril Ramaphosa and Chief Justice Raymond Zondo at the final handover of the State Capture report. (Gallo Images)
President Cyril Ramaphosa and Chief Justice Raymond Zondo at the final handover of the State Capture report. (Gallo Images)

After the Zondo Commission, the next real battle to rid the country of state capture and prevent a similar disaster in future must be fought through NPA-led prosecutions, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela

South Africa experienced a silent coup. We call it state capture.

The coup was incomplete in many respects. Taken as a whole, Chief Justice Raymond Zondo’s report suggests the overthrow of democracy was far advanced.

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