Former editor of the ANN 7 TV news Channel, Rajesh Sundaram will continue testifying at the State Capture Commission in Parktown, Johannesburg on Tuesday.
On Monday, he told the commission that the Guptas wanted then President Jacob Zuma to make sure his ministers attend televised “New Age” Breakfasts amid national outrage at the Waterkloof saga.
The Gupta’s wedding guests were allowed to land at the national key point in 2013.
After the Waterkloof incident, Sundaram says there was reluctance from some ministers to attend ‘The New Age’ breakfasts.
The breakfasts are alleged to have cost the SABC millions of rands to host – but the Guptas apparently made a handsome profit.
Sundaram says though Duduzane Zuma was a director in the TV project, it was Zuma senior who was more involved even coming up with the name of the station…
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