[LISTEN] 'Tom Moyane solicited info about Sars before he became commissioner'

The Nugent Commission of Inquiry into tax administration and governance at the South African Revenue Services (Sars) has been hearing the shocking testimony of how the institution change when suspended Tom Moyane took the reigns.

Eusebius Mckaiser spoke to Journalist with Daily Maverick's investigative team, Scorpio, Pauli Van Wyk about the what has been coming out from the commission.

The picture that is emerging is actually frightening.

Pauli Van Wyk, Journalist with Daily Maverick's investigative team, Scorpio

READ: Startling testimonies from Treasury officials at Nugent Commission

It seems as if the picture that is emerging is one of a consorted effort to undermine Sars and change the structures.

Pauli Van Wyk, Journalist with Daily Maverick's investigative team, Scorpio

ALSO READ: Three senior executives testify as Sars commission of inquiry resumes

Now we know that the Guptas were never investigated. There were two projects that never got off the ground.

Pauli Van Wyk, Journalist with Daily Maverick's investigative team, Scorpio

What we saw from Bain and Treasury is that Moyane started soliciting information about Sars when he wasn't the Sars commissioner.

Pauli Van Wyk, Journalist with Daily Maverick's investigative team, Scorpio

He solicited views from Bain months before he and us ought to have known that he would be the Sars commissioner in September 2014.

Pauli Van Wyk, Journalist with DailyMaverick's investigative team, Scorpio

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