Southern Africa: President Ramaphosa Named in Bosasa Report, Public Protector Confirms

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By Andre van WykCape Town — Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has confirmed in a letter to Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane that President Cyril Ramaphosa is implicated in her investigation into the R500,000 donation he received from Bosasa chief Gavin Watson, Business Day reports.

Maimane, who requested that Mkhwebane investigate whether Ramaphosa lied to Parliament about the donation, received confirmation in the Public Protector's message that Ramaphosa was served a with a section 7(9) notice on May 30. A section 7(9) notifies a person they are implicated in an investigation by the public protector and allows them 10 days to respond to findings made against them.

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