Sexwale seeks authority over Trillian probe with judicial inquiry

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Tokyo Sexwale. (Oliver Morin, AFP)
Tokyo Sexwale. (Oliver Morin, AFP)

Johannesburg – A current independent investigation into Trillian Capital Partners will be finalised in June. Thereafter a further probe will be undertaken by a judicial commission, according to Tokyo Sexwale.

Sexwale, who is an independent, non-executive chair at the company, was speaking at a media briefing on Thursday, where he discussed the progress of Advocate Geoff Budlender’s investigation into Trillian Capital.

Last year Sexwale called for the investigation following reports that executives of the financial service provider knew about the firing of former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene in 2015, weeks before it happened.

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