for subscribers

Open letter: Tokyo Sexwale asks Ajay Gupta to atone for any wrongdoing

Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!

Dear Ajay,

The current tumultuous situation in our country, South Africa, around your Gupta name, family and business entities, also affecting that of President Zuma, the government and party is akin to a political hurricane steadily sweeping around the land.

Both the Gupta and Zuma surnames have come under pressure from various quarters, with sympathy here, hostility there; some saying there’s no smoke without fire, others countering that it’s a smokescreen. Friends are torn apart in the debate; comrades too. Critics have even joined the two names and coined “Zupta”, symbolising, as they say, greed and corruption described as state capture.

There’s more to this story
Subscribe to News24 and get access to our exclusive journalism and features today.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in
ZAR/USD
17.54
(+0.10)
ZAR/GBP
22.98
(+0.04)
ZAR/EUR
20.66
(-0.01)
ZAR/AUD
12.59
(+0.05)
ZAR/JPY
0.17
(-0.04)
Gold
2034.54
(+0.03)
Silver
28.27
(+0.11)
Platinum
961.50
(+0.38)
Brent Crude
44.55
(-1.53)
Palladium
2166.01
(+0.63)
All Share
56757.73
(-1.56)
Top 40
52435.65
(-1.72)
Financial 15
9897.96
(+0.10)
Industrial 25
74671.49
(-1.98)
Resource 10
58948.78
(-1.89)
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes morningstar logo
Company Snapshot
Voting Booth
Do you think it was a good idea for the government to approach the IMF for a $4.3 billion loan to fight Covid-19?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes. We need the money.
11% - 937 votes
It depends on how the funds are used.
74% - 6259 votes
No. We should have gotten the loan elsewhere.
15% - 1286 votes
Vote