Public Protector seeks Ramaphosa's intervention in SARS probe

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Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has written to President Cyril Ramaphosa, seeking his intervention to get Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan to cooperate in her office's probe into the SARS rogue unit, her spokesperson has confirmed.

According to a Business Day report, Mkhwebane had written to the president on April 30. The Public Protector's Spokesperson Oupa Segalwe confirmed this to Fin24 via WhatsApp on Monday.

'Cooperation and compliance' from Gordhan"She essentially needs the president to intervene with a view to ensuring that there is cooperation and compliance on the part of the minister (Pravin Gordhan)," he told Fin24.

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