ANC chief whip ready 'to subject herself' to probe over son’s involvement in party PPE deal

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ANC chief whip Pemmy Majodina. (Picture: Misheck Makora)
ANC chief whip Pemmy Majodina. (Picture: Misheck Makora)

The latest: The ANC's chief whip in Parliament, Pemmy Majodina, wants to appear before the party's integrity commission to explain her son's involvement in an ANC personal protective equipment caucus deal.

What we know: In a statement, the ANC parliamentary caucus's acting spokesperson, Nomfanelo Kota, said Majodina regretted the involvement of her son, Mkhonto weSizwe, in a deal that supplied thermometers worth R52 500 to ANC constituency offices in January 2021.

The context: According to reports, Majodina was embroiled in a scandal over an alleged conflict of financial interest over a tender that went to her son.

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