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Gupta's Sahara CEO claims he was intimidated after Gordhan ambush

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Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. (Photo: Bloomberg)
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. (Photo: Bloomberg)

Cape Town – Gupta-owned Sahara CEO Stephan Nel on Tuesday opened a case of intimidation after an anonymous person allegedly phoned to warn him against approaching Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan for assistance regarding Oakbay’s blacklisted bank accounts.

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The phone call at 12:30 on Monday followed a radio show "ambush" by Nel and three other Oakbay executives, where they phoned in to Power FM on Sunday at 22:00 to ask Gordhan to help them find a solution to their banking crisis, which could affect 7 500 employees.

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