South Africa's State Capture Inquiry Unearths True Gems!
The Zondo Commission of Inquiry into State Capture has heard evidence from various former MPs and other government officials, as well as former ministers, on how they were offered ministerial posts, while some were offered massive bribes and others were threatened with death. An inquiry was recommended by former public protector Thuli Madonsela, after her findings were published on the influence the Gupta family, close friends of former president Jacob Zuma, had on him and the decisions taken at government level.
Activists protest against state capture in Cape Town (file photo)
On day six of the inquiry into state capture, former Government Communication and Information System boss Themba Maseko said the Gupta family wanted him to "break the laws of the ... Read more »
Vytjie Mentor has continued her testimony at the commission of inquiry into state capture. The former ANC MP elaborated on how she was offered the position of minister of public ... Read more »
Former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas says that the Gupta family offered him an initial R600 000 cash, and then R600m to be given later, if he accepted the job of ... Read more »
Former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor has appeared before the Zondo Commission of Inquiry where she brought testimony on how President Jacob Zuma allegedly sought to meet her during a ... Read more »
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