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Johannesburg - Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas has confirmed that he met with Public Protector Thuli Madonsela relating to her investigation into the wealthy Gupta family influencing high-level political appointments.

The public Protectors Office was asked to investigate the family following a public statement by Jonas that he was offered the post of finance minister by the Guptas. Former ANC member of Parliament Vytjie Mentor alleged that she too was offered a Cabinet post by the family.

Jonas said he met with Madonsela in an interview with 702 Talk Radio.

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