SACP calls for judicial commision into state capture by Guptas and others

SACP has called for a judicial commission into corporate state capture, particularly by the Gupta family.

702/Cape Talk's Redi Tlhabi spoke to second deputy general secretary of the SACP, Solly Mapaila, regarding the issue.

Listen to the conversation below:

...It does take away from the legitimicy of an independent state and I think it undermines the electorate.

Solly Mapaila, SACP second deputy general secretary

We were raising these issues internally so we can confront the issues and resolve them, but only to find out that these things were leaked.

Solly Mapaila, SACP second deputy general secretary

The most important thing to do is to have a judicial commission... then it will zoom into the whole spectrum but more specificaly into the issue of the Guptas.

Solly Mapaila, SACP second deputy general secretary

They are not being fought because they are black business... The issue is not one of race, it's about abuse of power and corruption.

Solly Mapaila, SACP deputy general secretary

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