| 'Unfortunate' my response wasn't given 'due consideration' – Ramaphosa responds ...

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The Presidency says it is “unfortunate” that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane seemingly did not “give due consideration” to President Cyril Ramaphosa‘s response to her enquiries before reaching her findings in the Bosasa matter.

Mkhwebane on Friday released her report on the R500 000 donation by Bosasa CEO Gavin Watson to Ramaphosa‘s 2017 ANC presidential campaign. She found that Ramaphosa‘s actions were inconsistent with his position as deputy president at the time.

She also found that Ramaphosa had breached the Executive Ethics Code by failing to disclose financial interest accrued to him as a result of the donations received for the so-called CR17 campaign, and that he misled Parliament when answering a question on the matter in November 2019.

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