Mkokeli refuses to dance to Gordhan’s tune as whistle-blower saga unravels
Public enterprises spokesperson at odds with reasons for forensic investigation into the department
Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan is embroiled in a war of words with his now former spokesperson Sam Mkokeli over the department’s decision to institute a forensic investigation into whistle-blowers, which culminated in Mkokeli’s resignation.
Mkokeli resigned in dramatic fashion on Sunday after he expressed disagreement with the decision to launch an investigation into whistle-blowers accused of leaking confidential departmental information. ..