The state capture inquiry heard of several meetings Peggy Nkonyeni had with Gatson Savoi, whose entity entered into a contract with the KZN department of health.
Outa slams Mosebenzi Zwane for trying to oust Gordhan
Since 2012 there has been a golden thread that attaches Zwane to the Guptas, Outa’s Rudie Heyneke said, and he was also implicated in the Vrede dairy farm debacle.
The case involved political heavyweights Mike Mabuyakhulu and Peggy Nkonyeni, but the charges were withdrawn.
‘You cannot use bad planning as a justification for emergency procurement,’ Trevor White pointed out.
Forensic auditor Trevor White testified that Panday operated on a profit margin that averaged ‘three times the price they were procuring the goods’ for.
The tribunal will hear an urgent preservation order application against the former head of the Office of the State Attorney in Johannesburg, Kgosi Lekabe.

‘All of you’ must ‘get off your butts’ and ‘actively support’ the NPA – Hermione Cronje

The head of the National Prosecuting Authority’s (NPA) investigative directorate says she fears ‘damage wrought’ by corruption is ‘irreparable’.

Zondo dismisses application to delay testimony relating to the ‘Amigos case’

The case relates to tenders for the supply of water purification and oxygen plants to the KwaZulu-Natal’s health and local government departments.

PwC forensic auditor Trevor White to testify at Zondo commission

While it is unclear what exactly his testimony will concern, he was previously mentioned in the testimony of ex-policeman Major General Johan Wessel Booysen.

Zondo lambastes the state capture inquiry’s legal team

The chairperson says the team should have satisfied itself that the statement of Lieutenant General Godfrey Lebeya falls within the inquiry’s terms of reference.

Van Loggerenberg denies claims of deals aimed at implicating former KZN police boss

‘This is absolute nonsense,’ Van Loggerenberg told the state capture commission on Wednesday when it shone the spotlight on the alleged capture of law enforcement agencies.

Controversial businessman Thoshan Panday tells Zondo he feels ‘prejudiced’

Panday is implicated in evidence relating to the alleged capture of law enforcement agencies.

Riah Phiyega ‘requested probe into KZN SAPS commissioner to be stopped’

The witness alleges that this was done so that the provincial commissioner’s contract could be extended.

Zondo commission lodges high court application to extend its lifespan

The commission was on Wednesday hearing testimony relating to investigations into Durban based businessman Thoshan Panday who was said to have had business relations with Jacob Zuma’s son, Edward.

Former GCIS CEO Themba Maseko’s removal ‘was an instruction’

Ex-president Jacob Zuma previously testified he couldn’t recall giving an instruction that Maseko be fired for allegedly failing to cooperate with the Guptas.

‘It felt like the base was captured by this Indian delegation’: witness describes Gupta Waterkloof landing

The witness says it was strange that it was mentioned that the then-president Jacob Zuma was aware of the landing.

Zondo to meet with the leader of Zuma’s medical team to discuss his condition

The chairperson of the commission says it is hoped the meeting will assist in looking at dates when Zuma’s medical condition would not prevent him from appearing before the inquiry.

Zondo to issue Zuma with summons, but his lawyers will fight it

The former president is opposing an application which would see him return to the commission at the end of January.

Zondo commission to hear application to summon Zuma

Former president Jacob Zuma could be summoned to appear before the commission from January 27 to 31.

Ramatlhodi’s wish that Zuma undergoes lie detector test ‘not possible’

The commission doesn’t have a provision to could force witnesses who had appeared before it to undergo a lie detector test.

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