Guptas’ media bid rebuffed
finance the Independent buyout. They never did, he said.
According to documents before the court: “Oakbay duly exercised the option in writing on August 23 2013.”
But Survé kicked back, telling Bloomberg the following month that he had “rebuffed an approach by the Gupta family”.
From there, amaBhungane understands, the GuptaSurvé dispute was argued in a secret arbitration,
CLINGING ON Iqbal Survé of Independent Newspapers
ILL-INFORMED? Daniel Matjila of the PIC