Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader Velenkosini Hlabisa says his party will continue pushing for a Specialised Corruption Court to fast track cases of corruption in the country.
Hlabisa was delivering his party’s election manifesto in Durban.
South Africans go to the polls in Local Government Elections on November 1.
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The IFP leader says his party has a track record of integrity.
He says having various commissions resulting in recommendations is not enough.
“For years the IFP has been calling for a specialised corruption court to deal with transgressions of the Public Finance Management Act (PFMA), Municipal Finance Management Act (MFMA) and other national treasury regulations as well as treasury transgressions identified by the Auditor General throughout our three spheres of government.”
“We will keep pushing for this so that in the end South Africa will see convictions instead of endless commissions of inquiries and recommendations report that are left to gather dust,” he adds.
In the video below, IFP launches its election manifesto: