Ralph Mathekga | Creating more bureaucracy to avoid corruption is not ideal

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Residents salvage the remains of destroyed buildings in Clermont, near Durban. PHILL MAGAKOE / AFP
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Setting up parallel structures to avoid corruption in the public service is not ideal as a long-term solution, and it doesn't provide for accountability, writes Ralph Mathekga.

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