- Tito Mboweni recently raised the opinion that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has reached the limit of her time in office- This has raised the ire of ANC Women's League president, Bathabile Dlamini- The former minister questioned the Finance Minister's comment, evidently taking it as an attack on womenPublic Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's recent court failure over her report into President Cyril Ramaphosa's R500 000 BOSASA donation has continued to divide the political landscape.
This time, ANC Women's League president Bathabile Dlamini tackled Finance Minister Tito Mboweni over the issue. Mboweni had previously commented that the court loss was the last straw for him in the controversy surrounding the Public Protector.Briefly.co.za reported that the minister had called on Mkhwebane to resign in a post to social media:"In a democracy like ours, the Public Protector should fall on her sword.
Game over!"Dlamini had evidently been offended by this idiom, taking Mboweni on directly over the comment:"I wonder what this means, should a woman fall on her sword, strong language.