'He arrived without integrity and dismantled Sars'

EWN reporter Barry Bateman looks at major stories that made headlines in 2018 including the Nugent Commission into Sars. The commission has recommended that the new Sars commissioner rehire former employees that were forced out of the organisation.

READ:Nugent Commission questions consultancy firm over appointment

The commission's final report released evidence that reinforced that former Sars Commissioner Tom Moyane arrived at Sars without integrity and was there to dismantle the organisation.

He arrived without integrity and dismantled Sars.

Barry Bateman, EWN reporter

The dismantling of Sars was hedged before Moyane arrived at Sars, reports Bateman. He had meetings with different managing partners before he was even appointed.

Bateman also highlighted other news from 2018, including the appointment of Advocate Shamila Bathohi as the new National Director of the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA).

Also read: New NDPP described as an 'excellent' pick by the president

Listen below to hear what other political news made headlines in 2018:


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