South Africa: Ramaphosa to face party probe

NEWS: Ramaphosa to face party probe in South Africa

Last updated on September 11th, 2021 at 08:31 am

South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa will appear earlier than an integrity commission to reply questions about a controversial marketing campaign donation.

This is according to his governing birthday party officials. Senior member of the African National Congress, ANC Jessie Duarte, however has not targeted when Mr Ramaphosa would current himself earlier than the birthday celebration panel.

Mr Ramaphosa, in accordance to South Africa’s anti-corruption watchdog, is alleged to have misled parliament about money he received in 2017, worth extra than $36,000 (£27,000). Mr Ramaphosa continues it was a donation in the direction of his campaign for the ANC leadership.

As President, Mr Ramaphosa has staked his reputation on cleansing up the country’s politics on account that he replaced Jacob Zuma.