Public Protector releases investigation reports

As indicated last Friday, Public Protector Adv. Thuli Madonsela will on Thursday, December 18, 2014 release several investigation reports during a media briefing to be held at her office in Pretoria.

The reports follow investigations into alleged maladministration by the City of Johannesburg in relation to its failure to comply with City by-laws and the Constitution regarding hijacked buildings; alleged maladministration by the Gauteng Department of Infrastructure Development in relation to the Suikerbosrand Project involving water supply to the nature reserve; alleged maladministration by the Johannesburg Metro Police Department relating to their interpretation of certain provisions of the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences Act, 1998 (AARTO) and allegations of improper prejudice suffered by Aquaculture Project Consultants as a result of alleged improper conduct by officials of Bojanala District Municipality in the North West.

The media’s attention is also drawn to the report issued on Monday this week, titled Law and Justice. Those that did not receive the report and the accompanying statement can access it by visiting or our Facebook and Twitter pages

The briefing will take place as follows:

Venue: Conference Room, Public Protector House, Pretoria
Date: Thursday, December 18, 2014
Time: 12H00

Journalists intending to attend the briefing are request to RSVP with Mr Salvation Mokgatlhe on Requests for one-on-one interviews should be made beforehand through the same channel.

For more information, contact:

Oupa Seglawe
Manager: Outreach, Education and Communications
Public Protector South Africa
012 366 7035
072 264 3273

Twitter: @PublicProtector
Facebook: Public Protector South Africa

Published Date: 
Wednesday, December 17, 2014