Trevor Manuel threatens legal action against EFF for SARS commissioner claims

- | 4 months ago

Trevor Manuel, has accused the Economic Freedom Fighters of issuing a false, racist and libelous statement about himself and new Sars boss, Edward Kieswetter.

Manuel was Chair of the panel appointed to interview and select the new commissioner. The EFF has contested Kieswetter's appointment with several objections - including the allegations that the new commissioner is related to Manuel.

The other claim is that Kieswetter and Manuel are business partners.

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