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Trevor Manuel encourages SA to tackle corruption like China

Former finance minister Trevor Manuel has said that South Africa should implement a Chinese style campaign against corruption to restore faith in government.

Manuel was referring to the recent anti-corruption campaign in China, which has targeted some of the most powerful politicians and leaders.

EWN's China correspondent, Steve Vines, said China's anti-corruption campaign had disciplined over 400 000 people and recovered over $6 billion from corrupt officials.

Listen to the full conversation from The Midday Report with Stephen Grootes:


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