'I shouldn't have to pay for mere legal errors': Busisiwe Mkhwebane

Public protector strikes a defiant note

04 August 2019 - 00:07 By CAIPHUS KGOSANA

Public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has scoffed at a personal costs order issued against her by the Constitutional Court, insisting she should have the status of a judge.

This, she told the Sunday Times this week, is because judges are not held personally liable for "mere legal errors", or made to pay for wrongful judgments...

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