Pieter du Toit | Dissing Thuli Madonsela was the biggest mistake Jacob Zuma ever made

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Adv. Thuli Madonsela, OB.         Foto: Cornél van Heerden
Adv. Thuli Madonsela, OB. Foto: Cornél van Heerden

He is the most destructive force democratic South Africa has ever known, but Jacob Zuma met his match in Thuli Madonsela. He must rue the day he appointed her as Public Protector, writes Pieter du Toit.

Jacob Zuma, the most destructive force democratic South Africa has known, must rue the day he casually signed the letter of appointment for Thuli Madonsela, the country's third Public Protector.

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