Jonas, Mentor and Treasury top dog first up at state capture inquiry

2018-08-17 18:06
Former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas. (File, Gallo Images)

Former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas. (File, Gallo Images)

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Some of the witnesses who are expected to testify at the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture on Monday have been revealed.

In a statement from commission spokesperson Reverend Mbuyiselo Stemela, it was revealed that the witnesses include:

  • Ndleleni Willie Mathebula, a seasoned treasury staffer of 15 years,
  • former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas,
  • former ANC MP and parliamentary caucus chairperson Mabel Petronella "Vytjie" Mentor,
  • former Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) director of communications Themba Maseko, and
  • government communications deputy director general Phumla Williams.

The inquiry begins on Monday in Parktown, Johannesburg. 

"There are other witnesses whom the legal team is in the process of identifying and/or consulting with," Stemela said.

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