'Gigaba needs to explain relationship between his wife and Home Affairs'

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba needs to explain what his wife, Norma Gigaba, meant when she said she helped him with technology challenges when he was still Minister of Home Affairs, says political analyst Karima Brown.

In an interview with eNCA's Ayanda Allie Paine, Gigaba's wife said as an IT specialist she helped her husband make technology changes to improve service delivery at the Department of Home Affairs.

Brown says the Minister needs to clarify what kind of help did Home Affairs receive from his wife.

The Minister has to explain to us what is the business relationship between his wife and Home Affairs.

Karima Brown, political analyst and Talk At Nine host

And because he is the Finance Minister, his image and approach is something taken very seriously by markets. And more importantly he was the Minister of Public Enterprises, under his ministry the Gupta's managed to effectively get access to almost every single state-owned company in the country.

Karima Brown, political analyst and Talk At Nine host

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