Mantashe on corruption allegation: 'I'm not corrupt. I hate bribes'

Mantashe on corruption allegation: 'I'm not corrupt. I hate bribes'

Mineral Resources Minister, Gwede Mantashe, insists that he is not corrupt. He will return to the State Capture Commission to state his side of the story after Richard le Roux implicated him in wrongdoing.

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Gwede Mantashe was implicated by a Bosasa employee, Richard le Roux, of receiving favours from the company.

According to le Roux, Bosasa installed - and funded - security systems at 3 of Mantashe's properties in Elliot, Boksburg and Cala.

Briefly.co.za reported that all work was paid for in full by Bosasa and Le Roux was instructed to report to Angelo Agrizzi for the special projects.

Mantashe will head back to the Zondo Commission to state his side of the story.

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The minister has invited the media to visit the three properties before he appears at the commission and gives his evidence.

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eNCA reported that Mantashe insists that he is not guilty of corruption.

I'm not corrupt, I hate bribes.

He added that those who believe that he is guilty will be disappointed.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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