Patricia de Lille embroiled in sexual harassment, abuse cover-up claims

Allegations of sexual harassament, bullying and mismanagement have been hurled the way of the department of public works by two female whistleblowers who contend serious allegations have not been dealt with. 

Minister Patricia de Lille, sources have said, has tried to protect the leaders of the South African Council for the Architectural Profession (Sacap), while the women who laid the complaints maintain they have been worked out of the department and victimised. 

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Khaya Koko
Khaya Koko is a journalist with a penchant for reading through legal documents braving the ravages of cold court benches to expose the crooked. He writes about social justice and human-interest stories. Most importantly, he is a card-carrying member of the Mighty Orlando Pirates.

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