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Advocate Kholeka Gcaleka.
Advocate Kholeka Gcaleka.
Jan Gerber/News24

Acting Public Protector Kholeka Gcaleka's subpoena for President Cyril Ramaphosa to respond to questions about the Phala Phala burglary has placed him under renewed pressure in a matter he has so far provided few answers.

In what can be viewed as a slight reprieve for Ramaphosa, he will not be expected to appear before Gcaleka to comply with her subpoena.

In a statement on Tuesday, she said she would subpoena the president to respond to questions about the alleged cover-up of the burglary at his Limpopo game farm, Phala Phala.

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