Committee can't agree on how to proceed on state capture probe

Parliament is still unsure of how to proceed with the state capture probe. On Wednesday, Parliament's Mineral Resources Committee held a meeting to clarify this. This was their second meeting.

EWN Reporter Lindsay Dentlinger says that the MPs on the committee can't agree on how the probe will be handled.

In a surprising twist, Dentlinger says the ANC caucus asked for an adornment to call Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane who is a the centre of state capture allegations. The minister was not available.

The committee took note that they have a lot on their plate at the moment. They are dealing with issues of illegal mining, job losses in the industry and they were not sure where to fit in meetings to deal with state capture.

Lindsay Dentlinger, EWN Reporter

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