Shocking revelations continued to be the order of the day at the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture. It has adjourned until Friday morning at 10 o’clock.
Global Technology Systems employee Richard Le Roux says he was threatened several times on the phone by Bosasa CEO Gavin Watson.
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng says he would be deeply concerned if people in his office were to be involved in wrongdoing. His statement comes after former Bosasa COO Angelo Agrizzi implicated individuals from the Justice Department during his testimony before the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture.
The African National Congress (ANC) says it will explain its side of the story to the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture following allegations by some witnesses that some of the party members are involved in corruption.
Former Bosasa employee Frans Voster told the State Capture Commission of Inquiry that Environmental Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane was the link between the facility and management company and the African National Congress.
Former Bosasa CFO Andries van Tonder has confirmed to the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture that misrepresentations were made to SARS about the dodgy dealings between Bosasa and government.
Former Bosasa CFO Andries Van Tonder will on Wednesday continue with his testimony at the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture. On Tuesday, Van Tonder testified that he was told by his former boss Gavin Watson not to worry as he was connected with high-ranking officials in government and added that he was too scared of Watson because of these connections.
The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) has suggested it will take action based on testimony at the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture.
The South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) says it welcomes the decision by the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture to investigate into allegations that journalists were paid by Bosasa.
African National Congress deputy president David Mabuza says the fact that some party officials have been implicated in state capture doesn’t mean that the governing party is guilty of wrongdoing.