2 WEEKS TO GO UNTIL AFRICA’S BIG 7, THESE ARE THE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW
15 JUNE 2018
Violation of the Rule of Law gave SA the Guptas and Zuma corruption
Pay attention to the Rule of Law. It matters.
Its repeated violation gave us state capture and the Zupta era.
Speaker: Rex van Schalkwyk – Chairman of the FMF Rule of Law Board of Advisors and former judge of the Supreme Court of South Africa
Former Judge Rex van Schalkwyk’s briefing will demonstrate:
He will discuss recent FMF research that demonstrates that government and particularly Parliament have abandoned the founding values of the Constitution and show a systematic violation of the Rule of Law.
From 23 pieces of national legislation analysed, 21 were drafted with no apparent concern for the Rule of Law.
This is what happened in SA under Zuma. The absence of the Rule of Law enabled the Guptas to flourish.
It must not be allowed to happen again.
WEDNESDAY, 13 June 2018
11h00 – 11h30 Registration (sandwiches, tea & coffee will be available)
11h30 – 13h30 Presentation & discussion
Free Market Foundation, Block 5 Bryanston Gate, 170 Curzon Road, Bryanston
(opposite Sandton Medi-Clinic)
RSVP by clicking on http://www.freemarketfoundation.com/View-Event?i=182 – NB please register each attendee separately
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You will be able to watch this event LIVE via the FMF’s Facebook page by clicking this link: https://www.facebook.com/FMFSA/
Rex van Schalkwyk is a former judge of the Supreme Court of South Africa and is the chairman of the FMF’s Rule of Law Board of Advisers. He is the author of three books and numerous published articles.
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082 904 3616
011 884 0270
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