Mpofu accuses Gordhan of 'treason', 'racism' on behalf of Moyane

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- citizen.co.za | 6 months ago

Dali Mpofu made various allegations on behalf of his client – fired Sars boss Tom Moyane – about Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan at the Zondo commission of inquiry into state capture on Wednesday, where he was applying for permission to cross-examine the minister.

The Citizen reported earlier on Wednesday that Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has reserved his decision on Moyane’s application to cross-examine Minister Gordhan. This follows a session at the commission in which both Mpofu and Gordhan’s legal representative, advocate Michelle le Roux, made several claims against’s the other’s client.

Mpofu suggested that Gordhan could be charged with treason based on Moyane’s submission to the inquiry, and brought up allegations of racism against Gordhan made in an affidavit submitted to the commission which the advocate said the minister “never challenged”.

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