Koroneka Trading and Projects Director Babadi Tlatsana has implicated former ministers, Lynne Brown and Dipuo Peters in corruption. Tlatsana concluded her testimony at the State Capture Commission in Johannesburg on Saturday afternoon.
SAA and how it was captured will take centre stage for the next two weeks at the State Capture commission. Evidence leader Adv. Kate Hofmeyr told Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo that testimony will be given regarding a R15-billion capital raising exercise that SAA embarked on in 2015.
Former National Director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana has conceded that there was political and external influence during his tenure at the National Prosecuting Authority.
DA Chief Whip John Steenhuisen has described as a complete disgrace for Parliament to be found wanting by the Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo.
The South African Communist Party (SACP) has welcomed a suggestion by the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture that a task team should be formed to investigate whether Parliament had failed to execute its oversight role to prevent the looting of tax payers’ money.