4. State Capture And Massive Looting Of State Coffers
2017 was a year that exposed the excessive looting, syphoning and milking of state coffers in South Africa. The fingerprints of looters were identified in almost all of the government’s parastatals.
And, it was shocking to the world that the leader of a nation virtually partnered with “foreigners” to plunder the wealth of the nation. State Capture in South Africa was a big deal to South Africans and citizens of nations across the world.