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Busisiwe Mkhwebane back in court over CR17 campaign

Busisiwe Mkhwebane

The showdown between the Public Protector and President Cyril Ramaphosa takes centre stage at the High Court in Pretoria. Ramaphosa is fighting to overturn Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s report on the donation by Bosasa CEO Gavin Watson to his 2017 ANC election campaign.

The Public Protector’s conclusion was that the President violated the ethics code and that accepting certain donations was a conflict of interest.

President Cyril Ramaphosa

Ramaphosa wants the courts to keep secret his foundation’s bank statements and those of other entities related to his CR17 campaign. Meanwhile, National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise has approved a motion to begin proceedings for Mkhwebane’s removal. The motion was brought by the Democratic Alliance.

In other news – Carol Ofori shares a first pic of her beautiful daughter

Media personality Carol Ofori has shared the first look at her daughter. The star welcomed the newest addition to her family at the end of January.

Carol Ofori

Carol took to social media to share a snap of her bundle of joy and revealed her name, Serwaa Yaa Lesedi Ofori. She also shared the story behind the names saying in part; “Her name means “Noble woman of light”. Read more

Source: eNCA