Gov't 'defiance' of court orders irks PAC

Gov't 'defiance' of court orders irks PAC. PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO
Gov't 'defiance' of court orders irks PAC. PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) is extremely perturbed by the government’s attitude toward court orders issued against it.

PAC member, Mephato Reatile lambasted government last week for failure to comply with several court orders in cases it had lost against public officers.

Reatile, who was the acting chairperson at the Ministry of Labour and Home Affairs appearance before PAC last Friday, said it has now become a norm for ministries and government departments to ignore court orders.

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