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Building sites now armed crime sites

Since 2016 armed gangs calling themselves "business forums" have forced contractors to abandon 84 infrastructure projects worth more than R27bn

16 May 2021 - 00:07 By CHRIS BARRON

Roy Mnisi, the executive director of Master Builders SA, which represents more than 4,000 construction companies, says the failure of the government to protect the industry from the "construction mafia" is undermining the country's economic revival and the rule of law...

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