Thabo Bester escape: not the first time government has had to intervene in running of Mangaung prison
In 2013, after widespread unrest, a strike and evidence of violence and torture taking place in the prison, DCS also stepped in
The department of correctional services (DCS) invoked section 112 of the Correctional Services Act as a legal basis to temporarily take over the management of Mangaung prison in Bloemfontein, run by global security contractor G4S...
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