2019 South African general election: Analysis and News

'Ace Magashule says he has reported his phone being tapped to intelligence'

The African National Congress (ANC) secretary-general Ace Magushule told journalists during his door-to-door campaign that he has reported his phone being tapped to the relevant authorities.

Magashule told ANC supporters over the weekend that his phone and that of his deputy Jessie Duarte were tapped.

Speaking to Clement Manyathela on the Xolani Gwala show, Eyewitness News correspondent Babalo Ndenze says this is the first question to asked Magashule during the campaign trail.

His response was that, yes, he did report the matter to the inspector-general of intelligence.

Babalo Ndenze, Parliamentary correspondent - Eyewitness News

We asked when he did this and he wouldn't give us a clear indication of when the complaint was made.

Babalo Ndenze, Parliamentary correspondent - Eyewitness News

Listen to the full interview below...


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