Karima Brown on Ngubane jumping ship and why Gigaba needs to" lawyer-up"

Public Enterprises Minister, Lynne Brown released a statement on Monday night announcing that Eskom board chair, Ben Ngubane has resigned.

He (Ben Ngubane) would have been watching as Hlaudi was dismissed by the SABC interim board. It's not surprising that he (Ngubane) is jumping ship.. he's at the centre of the State of Capture report.

Karima Brown, political analyst and Talk At Nine host

Brown says Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba needs to lawyer-up and that he's in deep, deep trouble no matter how you look at it.

Gigaba bent over backwards to grant the Gupta's residency which he fast tracked.

Karima Brown, political analyst and Talk At Nine host

What's coming out of the DA camp ahead of the press conference is that Zille will be axed as a member but hold onto her Premiership of the Western Cape.

Karima Brown, political analyst and Talk At Nine host

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