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Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane appears at Pretoria Magistrate?s Court on an alleged perjury charge.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane appears at Pretoria Magistrate?s Court on an alleged perjury charge.
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Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is challenging the constitutionality of the National Assembly's rules for the impeachment of Chapter 9 institution heads because she wants to avoid the removal proceedings against her.

And that, advocate Steven Budlender SC for the DA, argued on Tuesday, was not accountability.

READ | Mkhwebane fights impeachment rules, tells court: 'Thandi Modise is standing with the DA'

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