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'Breytenbach testimony brought important issues to light'

30 January 2019 7:52 AM
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Nomcgobo Jiba
Advocate Lawrence Mrwebi
Mokgoro Inquiry
Glynnis Breytenbach

Tiso Black Star journalist Karyn Maughan unpacks Glynnis Breytenbach's testimony at the Mokgoro Commission of Inquiry.

Former state prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach has given testimony at the Mokgoro Commission of Inquiry on Tuesday saying that both Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi were not fit to hold office.

READ: Glynnis Breytenbach testifies neither Jiba nor Mrwebi fit for office

Retired Constitutional Court justice Yvonne Mokgoro is investigating the two advocates fitness to hold office.

Specialist reporter and journalist at Tiso Blackstar, Karyn Maughan says there were important issues that Breytenbach brought to light.

Essentially, that the unlawful successful attempts to suspend her (Breytenbach) and run her out of her position.

Karyn Maughan, Tiso Blackstar journalist

Maughn says Breytenbach also revealed the Kumba ICT matter, the company in which Duduzani Zuma and the Guptas had shares.

She testified that the company had essentially fraudulently got mineral rights which they were not entitled to through someone in the department of mineral resources.

Karyn Maughan, Tiso Blackstar journalist

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30 January 2019 7:52 AM
Tags:
Nomcgobo Jiba
Advocate Lawrence Mrwebi
Mokgoro Inquiry
Glynnis Breytenbach

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