The Commission into State Capture on Friday heard how the plot to oust former National Prosecutions Authority (NPA) boss Mxolisi Nxasana was hatched.
Former President Thabo Mbeki has presented a number of influential figures with the Chancellor Calabash awards on Friday night.
The former National Director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana says the former Justice minister Jeff Radebe was the first person he told about a campaign to oust him.
The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture Inquiry will continue on Monday morning in Parktown, Johannesburg with testimony from former NPA head Mxolisi Nxasana.
Former Justice Minister Jeff Radebe has denied allegations that he promised then acting NPA head Nomgcobo Jiba, the National Director of Public Prosecutions position.
Former National Director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana has described his appointment at the NPA back in August 2013 as surprising, shocking and yet humbling.
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.
The Constitutional Court has found that the settlement of 17.3 million rand to former NPA Head, Mxolisi Nxasana was invalid and that he should pay back R10.3 million to the National Prosecutions authority.
Trade union NEHAWU has welcomed the resignation of Sizwe Nxasana from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) describing him as a bad administrator.