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19 April 2013

Public service picture not so perfect, Mr President

Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)

In a letter published in The Star earlier this month, President Jacob Zuma congratulated the public servants of South Africa who, he said, were improving the country.

While it is commendable that some are indeed hardworking and honest individuals who strive to build the nation, the president paints a somewhat fantastical picyture of the public service.

Source: The Star

Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC)