Government fighting corruption - Zuma

Comment on this story


jacob zuma oct 25

INLSA

President Jacob Zuma File Photo: Matthew Jordaan

Cape Town - The government is trying its best to fight corruption, President Jacob Zuma said on Friday.

“From my understanding we are trying our best to deal with corruption. If I look around in the world, I think there are very few countries that talk about corruption. It is not as if corruption is not there. We are reported more about because we are talking about it,” Zuma told a The New Age breakfast.

“Yesterday (Thursday) I indicated the progress we have made (in fighting corruption). We are even discussing the tender system, whether don't we need to change it in order to restrict the possibilities of corruption?”

Zuma said there was also corruption in the private sector, which was not often talked about.

Zuma said South African society had been called to join the government in the fight against corruption. Of the cases that were reported, “many of them are being attended to”, he said. - Sapa


sign up
 
 

Comment Guidelines



  1. Please read our comment guidelines.
  2. Login and register, if you haven’ t already.
  3. Write your comment in the block below and click (Post As)
  4. Has a comment offended you? Hover your mouse over the comment and wait until a small triangle appears on the right-hand side. Click triangle () and select "Flag as inappropriate". Our moderators will take action if need be.

     

Join us on

IOL-Social networks IOL-Social networks IOL-Social networks IOL-Social networks

Business Directory