City Press requested interviews with President Jacob Zuma’s office, as well as those of the ministers of mineral resources Mosebenzi Zwane and cooperative governance and traditional affairs Des van Rooyen.
They were promised but not forthcoming. Subsequent questions were sent on Thursday afternoon but not answered.
Queries were sent to the Gupta family on Thursday afternoon and were not answered by the time of going to press.
– Ferial Haffajee
SILENT President Jacob Zuma
SILENT Mosebenzi Zwane