Former Finance Deputy Minister, Mcebisi Jonas says it’s not the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF)’s prerogative to determine his future.
Former deputy minister of finance Mcebisi Jonas on Tuesday, said he is yet to hear from his party, the African National Congress (ANC) following the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) suggestions that he take over as Nelson Mandela Bay mayor.
The public need to be educated more about the budgeting process, says Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas.
11th Annual Ahmed Kathrada Lecture has been delivered by Mcebisi Jonas. The theme for this year’s lecture is ‘Hope After State Capture – Towards An Agenda for Change.’
Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has poked holes in Duduzane Zuma’s testimony about why the meeting between former Deputy Finance Minister, Mcebisi Jonas and ANC member Fana Hlongwane had to be moved to the Gupta home in Saxonwold.
Duduzane Zuma has raised questions over why he was not provided a fair opportunity by former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela to give his version of events – in the manner in which Former Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas did.
Duduzane Zuma will on Monday appear at the State Capture Commission. He was first mentioned at the Commission by Former Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas as the person who took him to the Gupta Saxonwold home in October 2015.
Former Deputy Minister of Finance, Mcebisi Jonas, will on Friday be cross-examined by the legal team of Fana Hlongwane and Duduzane Zuma at the Commission of Inquiry.
Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has described a meeting with former deputy finance minister, Mcebisi Jonas in October 2015 regarding the Gupta family’s knowledge of the cabinet reshuffle that sent the rand into freefall.
The Commission of inquiry into State Capture has been postponed until next Thursday due to the unavailability of former ANC member of Parliament Vytjie Mentor and former deputy Finance minister Mcebisi Jonas.