Public Protector EWN exclusive: 'Let's play the ball and not play the person'

Kieno speaks to EWN reporter Clement Manyathela about his exclusive interview with embattled Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane. She tells him Parliament has no legal basis to remove her.

She says the judges are out to get her and told Manyathela they must be objective and uphold the rule of law.

She believes she is under attack and there is a smear campaign against her.

Clement Manyathela, EWN

Let's play the ball and not play the person.

Busisiwe Mkhwebane, Public Protector

She says if she appeals she wants the cite the judges involved to be held personally liable for their actions.

Listen to the interview with Clement Manyathela below and clips from his interview with the Public Protector below:

Watch the full video interview below:


This article first appeared on CapeTalk : Public Protector EWN exclusive: 'Let's play the ball and not play the person'


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