Parliament hands over state capture evidence to Zondo inquiry

Parliament has officially handed over the evidence it gathered during its inquiry into the alleged capture of Eskom by the Guptas to the judicial commission of inquiry headed by deputy chief justice Raymond Zondo. This is according to senior ANC MP and National Assembly house chairperson responsible for committees Cedric Frolick‚ who was speaking in the assembly during a debate on Parliament’s budget for the 2018/2019 financial year. Frolick told MPs that he last week handed over “volumes of transcripts and other evidence” to former auditor-general Terence Nombembe who is…

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Burkina forces kill 3 suspected terrorists in early morning raid

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IvJDpe_6Xbk Burkina Faso security forces killed three suspected terrorists and arrested one more on Tuesday morning in an operation on the outskirts of the capital Ouagadougou, state television reported. One gendarme was killed in the fighting in the Rayongo neighbourhood, while five people, including one civilian, were injured, the report said. “The Special Intervention Unit of the National Gendarmerie (USIGN) conducted an operation during the night of May 21 to 22 to dislodge suspected terrorists in the Ragnongo district,” according to a statement released by the security forces. The Special…

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