Former Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela says like most South Africans, she celebrates the start of the Commission of Inquiry into allegations of state capture .
Commission of Inquiry chairperson and Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo says investigators have been appointed and will begin their work later this month. The investigation team will be led by former Auditor General Terence Nombembe.
Former Auditor General Terence Nombembe has been appointed Head of Investigations in the Commission of Inquiry into allegations of state capture.
While the general sentiment seems to be positive around newly-elected President Cyril Ramaphosa’s maiden State of the Nation Address, there’s an air anticipation around a cabinet reshuffle.
South African state entity, Transnet, said on Thursday that it would not be taking any disciplinary action at this stage or suspending any officials implicated in the 1064 locomotives scandal due to the inconclusive nature of the forensic report.
The DA says the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation must do everything within their power to investigate and prosecute the politically connected Gupta family’s proceeds implicating them in a suspicious R70 million tax pay-out from the South African Revenue Service last year.
The DA has formally requested to participate in the State Capture inquiry that will be chaired by Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo.
The terms of reference for the Commission of Inquiry into alleged “state capture” have been officially published. According to the terms of reference, the Commission must investigate the truth of allegations that former Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas and former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor were offered Cabinet positions by the Gupta family. The terms also […]
The United Democratic Movement (UDM) and the Congress of the people(COPE) want President Jacob Zuma to personally provide R1million before he brings his State Capture appeal application.
The DA is demanding that President Jacob Zuma release the terms of reference for the inquiry into state capture by Friday.