SA reacts as Mkhwebane's alleged Gupta payment debacle unfolds

SA reacts as Mkhwebane's alleged Gupta payment debacle unfolds

The Public Protector has found herself embroiled in yet another debacle, this time over a R70 000 payment from Gupta-linked accounts. The situation has met met with mixed reactions as Busisiwe Mkhwebane's supporters rally behind her.

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No doubt about it, Busisiwe Mkhwebane has been at the centre of a lot of drama recently.

However, where else would one expect an individual tasked with gate keeping the public's interest to be? reported earlier that the Public Protector had been plunged into yet another scandal, this time involving a payment from a Gupta-linked account.

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While some had felt that this was the smoking gun they had been looking for to remove Mkhwebane from her position, others felt the her claims of a conspiracy to discredit her held more weight than usual.

With the same report that revealed the payment indicating that there had been no wrong-doing found as far as the Public Protector is concerned, only time will tell whether or not Mkhwebane will manage to hold onto her position long enough to enforce the reports that brought this controversy upon herself.

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