The presidency says President Cyril Ramaphosa will study Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s report and decide on any further decisions, after the report made adverse findings against him over a R500 000 campaign donation from Bosasa.

Mkhwebane on Friday announced that she has found that Ramaphosa deliberately misled Parliament about the 2017 Bosasa donation.

She says she has referred money-laundering allegations to the National Prosecuting Authority to conduct investigations on the matter.

In a statement, the presidency has described as unfortunate Mkhwebane’s findings, saying the Public Protector has failed to properly consider Ramaphosa’s submissions regarding the donation.

Presidential spokesperson Khusela Diko says Ramaphosa submitted a substantial response to Mkhwebane’s preliminary findings in late June, saying they were deficient in both fact and law.

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