Opinion: There's evidence we're turning into a mafia state

702'S Xolani Gwala says evidence that South Africa is turning into a mafia state can no longer be ignored.

Gwala's comment follows a report that National Treasury has discovered that there are 12 000 dead people on its register of companies that do business with the State.

The reality is that there is just too much chaos.

Xolani Gwala, 702 Breakfast host

There's evidence we are turning into a mafia state

Xolani Gwala, 702 Breakfast host

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