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'Mr X' testimony to suggest corrupt link between Myeni and Jacob Zuma Foundation

17 February 2020 2:22 PM
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Dudu Myeni
Ferial Haffajee
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Thalente Myeni
Jacob Zuma Foundation
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Clement Manyathela
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A witness will reveal that money that went to Thalente Myeni’s firm ended up with the Jacob Zuma Foundation, says Ferial Haffajee.

The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture heard evidence from Thalente Myeni on Monday.

He is the son of former SAA Chairperson Dudu Myeni.

The Commission is investigating allegations of tender fraud between state-owned Mhlathuze Water and Thalente Myeni’s company, Premier Attraction.

Image credit: www.jacobzumafoundation.org.za

Clement Manyathela interviewed Ferial Haffajee, Daily Maverick Associate Editor.

Quite a dramatic day! … there’s an application being heard for a witness to give evidence in camera [privately to the judge] … he will reveal that the money that went to Thalente Myeni’s company eventually made its way to the Jacob Zuma Foundation as instructed by Dudu Myeni…

Ferial Haffajee, Associate Editor - Daily Maverick

The most common phrase Myeni used throughout the day was, ‘I can’t recall’…

Ferial Haffajee, Associate Editor - Daily Maverick

For more detail, listen to the interview in the audio below.

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17 February 2020 2:22 PM
Tags:
Dudu Myeni
Ferial Haffajee
Mr X
Thalente Myeni
Jacob Zuma Foundation
Daily Maverick
Clement Manyathela
tender fraud
tender irregularities
Commission of Inquiry into State Capture
Zondo
Mhlathuze Water
Premier Attraction

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