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Robert McBride still in the hot seat at #StateCaptureInquiry

Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo is ruling on Tom Moyane’s application to cross-examine Public Enterprise Minister Pravin Gordhan.

It’s the first item of business at the state capture inquiry on Tuesday morning.

Later, former Ipid boss Robert McBride continues his testimony at the state capture inquiry on Tuesday.

On Monday, McBride handed audio recordings of two phone calls aired at the commission to the inquiry.

Robert McBride

McBride testified General Mandla Mahlangu from the Hawks called a former colleague.

He said ousted Ipid investigator Innocent Khuba was promised protection on condition he falsely implicated McBride.

After six months of suspension, Khuba reached a settlement with Ipid.

But on his return to the police watchdog, he was ordered to give instructions why he should not be fired.

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