Sunday Times Politics Weekly

PODCAST | Zondo's state capture circus, ANC factional battles & judge Pillay in the hot seat

15 April 2021 - 18:24
By Mike Siluma, Franny Rabkin, Mawande Amashabalala, Sibongakonke Shoba and Paige Muller
ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule. File photo.
Image: Alon Skuy/Sunday Times IN ROUGH SEAS ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule. File photo.

SA has had a dramatic political week. In this episode of Sunday Times Politics Weekly, the Sunday Times politics team guides you through the ins and outs of SA's biggest political news stories of the week.

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What you will hear:

(01:28) The latest updates from the state capture commission, including the failure of the estranged wife of former finance minister Malusi Gigaba, Norma Mngoma, to appear before the commission.

(09:59) KwaZulu-Natal judge Dhaya Pillay's need to defend her private financial investments, her “friendship” with Pravin Gordhan and a lunch she had with Jacob Zuma at his homestead in Nkandla during her interview with the Judicial Service Commission on Tuesday.

(26:50) How comfortable should President Cyril Ramaphosa feel in his post, with the likes of Ace Magashule or Jessie Duarte in the post of ANC secretary-general? 

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