South Africa: 'It Is Not for Me to Share the Contractual Arrangements of Private Companies ...

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If he's not going to show it to Mmusi Maimane, he's not going to show it to Julius Malema either - this seems to be President Cyril Ramaphosa's approach to opposition leaders who want to see the contract between his son Andile and notorious facilities management company African Global Operations, formerly known as Bosasa.

Last year, Ramaphosa told the National Assembly, in an answer to a question from DA leader Maimane, that his son Andile had received money from Bosasa for services rendered in terms of a consultancy contract. Ramaphosa later backtracked in a letter to National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete, saying the R500 000 payment in question was actually a donation to his ANC presidential campaign, which he was previously unaware of.

In a written parliamentary question, EFF leader Malema asked Ramaphosa if "he still maintains the existence of the contract that he read with his own eyes and if he will furnish Mr J S Malema with a copy of the contract".

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