Classified 'rogue unit' report should be public - Mkhwebane backs EFF in opposing State Security ...

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Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has come out in support of the EFF, arguing that a 2014 classified report, which found the so-called SARS "rogue unit" was unlawful, should be made public.

The EFF is opposing a bid by State Security Minister Ayanda Dlodlo to stop the classified report, compiled by the Inspector General of Intelligence (IGI), from being made public. The report alleged that the covert intelligence unit at SARS was unlawful.

 READ | Dlodlo to head to court to remove classified intelligence report central to Public Protector's rogue unit investigation - reportThe report itself is highly controversial, as it is largely based on information from State Security Agency (SSA) operatives implicated in discrediting SARS officials.

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