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Suspended PIC acting chief executive officer denies interfering with inquiry

24 June 2019 4:00 PM
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Matshepo More took the stand on Monday at the inquiry into impropriety at the Public Investment Corporation.

The suspended acting CEO of the Public Investment Corporation, Matshepo More, has categorically denied having interfered in the work of the commission into the PIC.

More took the stand on Monday at the inquiry into impropriety at the corporation.

She was appointed acting CEO at the end of the last year after Dan Matjila was sacked until she was suspended in March this year.

Eyewitness News reporter Kgomotso Modise was at the inquiry.

She came out vehemently saying she did not do anything to interfere with the work with the commission.

Kgomotso Modise, Reporter - EWN

How was she then linked to this? She was linked to this after she had consulted with some workers who had been lined up as witnesses in this commission. She said she did that to assist them with their legal bill. She and the head of legal in PIC approached them and approached the board to say can we assist them.

Kgomotso Modise, Reporter - EWN

She says that is as far as her intervention went.

Kgomotso Modise, Reporter - EWN

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24 June 2019 4:00 PM
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