5 major consequences of South Africa’s inability to quell corruption

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Transparency International has released its 2015 Corruption Perception Index report.

South Africa’ score (44/100) remains the same as its score in 2014.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Steven Powell, Forensics Executive at ENS.

Powell discussed the five biggest consequences of corruption.

Scroll down for quotes from the audio below.

We’re not moving backwards, but we’re not moving forward either.

Steven Powell, Forensics Executive at ENS

Corruption increases the cost of living for all of us.

Steven Powell, Forensics Executive at ENS

It’s the poorest of the poor who are hardest hit.

Steven Powell, Forensics Executive at ENS

Some of your listeners called in to justify paying bribes. Corruption is becoming endemic.

Steven Powell, Forensics Executive at ENS

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