Kekeletso Nakeli-Dhliwayo
2 minute read
19 Nov 2020
5:20 am

The Bushiris know SA’s price is ‘cool drink’

Kekeletso Nakeli-Dhliwayo

When will we reflect on not just politicians, but also the ordinary people who for a 'cool drink' can adjust their integrity?

Prophet Bushiri and his wife Mary. File photo.

We cannot converse with ourselves as a nation or joke about the Bushiri saga without asking ourselves some pertinent questions. We may throw some shade here and there about the naivety of his congregation and those who continued to believe in his innocence while he was mired in mountains of allegations through the years: accusations of money laundering, dubious behaviour for a man and woman of the cross, sexual misconduct... the list is endless. But what do we say to the justice system that let him continue for so many years? So, a man and a woman (because I was...