Mkhwebane derived her subpoena powers from the constitution, Dali Mpofu tells court

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for former president Jacob Zuma’s tax information, because she could access that information from Zuma himself.

Advocate Dali Mpofu was responding to Sars advocate Jeremy Gauntlett’s scathing assessment of an affidavit filed on Thursday by Zuma. In the affidavit, Zuma confirms that he wrote the tweet giving Mkhwebane access to his confidential tax records.

Gauntlett had argued on Friday morning in the same court that the affidavit was filed four months late, and should not be admitted into evidence.

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