So Who Helped the Guptas With South African Citizenship?

Opposition party the Economic Freedom Fighters has said they received reliable information alleging that Malusi Gigaba, while minister of home affairs, unduly granted the Gupta family South African citizenship. The family has been named in former public protector Thuli Madonsela's State of Capture report as having undue influence on key ministerial appointments.



President Zuma accompanied by Atul Gupta, Malusi Gigaba and Nazeem Howa at a Gupta-owned New Age business breakfast.

  • South Africa:   Gigaba Pushed Through Guptas' SA Citizenship - EFF

    News24Wire, 12 June 2017

    The EFF says it has received reliable information that whilst Malusi Gigaba was minister of home affairs, he unduly granted the Gupta family South African citizenship. Read more »

Malusi Gigaba, Minister of Finance and wife Noma Gigaba.

  • South Africa:   Being Malusi Gigaba

    Daily Maverick, 13 June 2017

    Who, in their right mind, would want to be Malusi Gigaba? Our Finance Minister is now at the centre of several storms, and under attack from almost all sides. It is a position few… Read more »

  • South Africa:   EFF Takes On #Guptaleaks With Gigaba in the Crosshairs

    Daily Maverick, 9 June 2017

    Why did Malusi Gigaba, when he was Minister of Public Enterprises, tell Denel to continue with the procurement of locomotives, even though it was illegal to do so, and instructed… Read more »