Messages expose Floyd Shivambu using influence for financial gain

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- briefly.co.za | 5 months ago

-EFF Deputy President Floyd Shivambu recenly told Parliament that the only income he had earned in 2017 had been his salary as an MP- However, a report claims that a string of WhatsApp messages prove this was far from the truth- The messages reveal that Shivambu may have used his position to secure meetings and potential deals for businessman Lawrence MulaudziEconomic Freedom Fighter Floyd Shivambu may have lied to Parliament about his income, according to a recent report put forward by amaBhungane.

The investigation found that a string of messages had between the Deputy-President and businessman, Lawrence Mulaudzi, indicate otherwise, with Shivambu asking twice for an 'intervention', reports News24. The report claims that these requests were followed up with banking details and in one instance Grand Azania, a company controlled by Brian Shivambu, had received a payment.

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