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Jacob Zuma is reportedly preparing with his legal team ahead of his appearance before the Zondo Commission. A spokesperson for the former president said he was gearing up for a political fight but did not provide more information.
Koroneka Trading and Projects director, Babadi Tlatsana, testified recently to the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture how her business was taken over and subsequently used for state capture.
Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has called for the report concerning the Gupta landing at Waterkloof Air Force Base to be released. Madonsela and her successor, Busisiwe Mkhwebane, have argued publicly over the report.
Minister Pravin Gordhan says that fake news will be on the increase as the government works to expose those embroiled in state capture.
Jacob Zuma's lawyers have requested to introduce new evidence which they say is important. Specifically, they claim to possess a letter from the NPA. Zuma's legal representatives say that the letter calls for an investigation.
Nomvula Mokonyane's appointment as chair of chairs has triggered a backlash from many South Africans. Mokonyane has been linked to corruption by former Bosasa COO Angelo Agrizzi, who mentioned her in Zondo Commission testimony.