The Department of International Relations says it appreciates the concerns that some Western countries have raised about corruption in South Africa but adds that established diplomatic protocol should have been followed.
International Relations Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has instructed the department to approach diplomatic representatives of five countries following their direct correspondence with the Presidency.
The DA has called on the Public Protector to release the details and outcomes of her meeting with President Cyril Ramaphosa.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has wrapped up day one of his state visit to India.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has praised Indians who fought against apartheid. He also highlighted the role played by the Indian Community in South Africa. He was delivering the first India, Brazil, South Africa Gandhi Mandela Freedom Lecture in New Delhi in honour of Mahatma Gandhi and Nelson Mandela.