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Trade and Industry Minister Ebrahim Patel. Photo: Jairus Mmutle/GCIS
Trade and Industry Minister Ebrahim Patel. Photo: Jairus Mmutle/GCIS


The court also agreed with the NLC’s submission that there was an inherent conflict of interests in the appointment, as Brown had first sat on the board as a designated representative for Patel and her appointment had resulted in a governance crisis at the commission.

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