President assures investors those guilty of corruption will go to jail

President assures investors those guilty of corruption will go to jail

President Cyril Ramaphosa took a moment at the yesterday to calm anxiety over the widespread corruption revealed by the state capture inquiry. Ramaphosa assured investors that individuals found guilty of corruption would face prison time.

PAY ATTENTION: Click “See First” under the “Following” tab to see Briefly.co.za News on your News Feed!

President Cyril Ramaphosa assured investors yesterday that those found guilty of corruption at the Zondo Commission will be brought to book.

Speaking during a short appearance at a ENSafrica event on Tuesday, Ramaphosa added that guilty individuals will be facing jail time for their wrongdoing.

The event on the sidelines of the Mining Indaba 2019 saw the President emphasizing that South Africa and Africa as a whole holds great value to investors.

PAY ATTENTION: Save mobile data with FreeBasics: Briefly is now available on the app

READ ALSO: ANC claims some western countries are pushing for a change of regime

Ramaphosa also mentioned that African leaders will be converging in Addis Ababa in the next few days to try and perfect the Africa free trade agreement.

Briefly.co.za reported yesterday that the President had received a letter warning him of the negative consequences of allowing corrupt individuals to go unpunished. The letter had been a joint effort from 5 western nations, including the United States and the UK.

Enjoyed reading our story? Download BRIEFLY's news app on Google Play now and stay up-to-date with major South African news!

Source: Briefly.co.za

Related news
Mmusi Maimane calls for day of action to take stand against Eskom

Mmusi Maimane calls for "national shutdown" to protest against Eskom

Mmusi Maimane calls for "national shutdown" to protest against Eskom
Briefly.co.za
Mailfire view pixel