Zondo says Zuma’s departure from the state capture inquiry without permission “impact on the integrity of the commission and rule of law.”
Zondo emphasised that this historical fact has never had any bearing on the execution of his judicial functions in the “many matters” involving Zuma.
Ranjeni Munusamy, who faced allegations at the state capture inquiry in 2019, is reportedly employed at the Ministry of Finance.
Former President Jacob Zuma is free to testify via video link should he choose to do so, Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo ruled.
Brian Molefe’s former bodyguard testified how he drove Molefe to the Saxonwold residence of the Gupta family and how money allegedly changed hands.
The German government has pledged R9.5 million to help establish a new structure in NDPP Shamila Batohi’s office, NPA spokesperson Sipho Ngwema said.
Former Eskom executives, including Brian Molefe and Matshela Koko, face a R3.8b claim over their alleged role in the sale of Optimum Coal Mine to the Guptas.
Ramaphosa has boosted the NPA’s ability to prosecute state capture cases by amending Zondo Commission’s regulations to allow information sharing.