Speaking on eNCA's The Fix, Pravin Gordhan's lawyer, Tebogo Malatji, said that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane did not engage meaningfully with submissions made to her office while investigating a complaint involving Gordhan's tenure as minister of finance. This comes as the Economic Freedom Fighters, who previously had misgivings about Mkhwebane's suitability for her office, came out in support of the Public Protector and called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to exclude Gordhan from his new Cabinet.
Gordhan Files Review Application, Asks Court to Set Aside Mkhwebane's Report
News24Wire, 28 May 2019
Lawyers for Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan have filed a review application asking the North Gauteng High Court to set aside a report by Public Protector Busisiwe… Read more »
Gordhan vs Mkhwebane - Calls Grow for Public Protector's Head As Showdown Looms
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane did not engage meaningfully with submissions made to her office while investigating a complaint involving Pravin Gordhan, Gordhan's lawyer… Read more »
Top-left: Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane. Top-right: EFF members in Parliament. Bottom-left: President Cyril Ramaphosa. Bottom-right: Pravin Gordhan.
EFF Stands By Public Protector After Earlier Misgivings
The EFF has thrown its weight behind Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, saying anybody who disagrees with her report on a pension-related decision by Pravin Gordhan when he was… Read more »
PP vs Gordhan - Five Key Quotes From Mkhwebane's Report
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has found against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan in terms of his approval of the early retirement and payout of former deputy-SARS… Read more »
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has recommended that President Cyril Ramaphosa take disciplinary action against Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan after she found ... Read more »
An investigation is under way into a "rogue unit" set up reportedly under the watch of then-commissioner Pravin Gordhan, who is now finance minister, to investigate high-ranking ... Read more »
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