Chief Justice Moegeng Moegeng has totally denied allegations that the judiciary in South Africa has been captured. Speaking at a press briefing on Friday afternoon, Moegeng insisted that those with evidence of such behaviour should come forward and take action.
Chief Justice Moegeng Moegeng has condemned in no uncertain terms allegations that the judicial system in South African has been corrupted.
Briefly.co.za gathered that Moegeng had maintained only a 'sworn enemy' of the state would make such allegations without evidence to substantiate them.
At a press briefing held this afternoon to clarify the subject, Moegeng commented that:
"We are opposed to any derogatory remarks about judges whether it is male or female. We are dead opposed to any remarks toward women or any of our colleagues. I do not know what has provoked the comments made in the media."
Free State MEC Mxolisi Dukwana had recently told the Zondo Commission of Inquiry that ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule had judicial officials in his pocket, claiming that this is how he had escaped prosecution for his own misdeeds.
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