Controversial Flight by South African President Raises Questions
Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula was grilled in the National Assembly on the status of South Africa's VVIP jets, four of which are currently grounded. This comes as the South African National Defence Force announced a revision of processes around the procurement of private aircraft for presidential flights following President Cyril Ramaphosa's trip to Botswana on a jet owned by controversial businessman Zunaid Moti, the subject of an international arrest warrant issued by Interpol relating to fraud charges in Lebanon.
News24Wire, 6 March 2018
When President Cyril Ramaphosa landed in Botswana this last weekend for his first official visit, he flew there in a private jet owned by the Moti Company because the presidential… Read more »
News24Wire, 7 March 2018
Internal processes around the procurement of private aircraft for presidential flights have been revised following news reports that President Cyril Ramaphosa flew on an aircraft… Read more »
President Cyril Ramaphosa arrives in Botswana.