The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture in Parktown, Johannesburg, has heard that Transnet’s general manager Mboniso Sigonyela instructed the company’s internal communications team to advertise in the now-defunct Gupta owned The New Age newspaper.
Former Eskom chair Zola Tsotsi has confirmed to the State Capture Commission that he first met the Gupta brothers at the home of former Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown.
The absence of the Gupta brothers as witnesses at the State Capture Inquiry does not jeopardise the process.
Executive staff at the Kwa-Zulu Natal (KZN) health and local government departments collaborated to inflate prices and forged documents related to tender for the supply of water purification and oxygen plants.
The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture in Parktown, Johannesburg, will on Thursday hear testimony from the Hawks head Lieutenant-General Godfrey Lebeya.