WATCH: Court sets aside Arms Deal Commission findings

Judgment on the findings of the Arms Deal Commission will be delivered at the North Gauteng High Court on Wednesday.

 

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Judge President Dunstan Mlambo handed down judgment in the matter at the North Gauteng High Court on Wednesday.

The Right2Know Campaign and Corruption Watch wanted the findings set aside.

WATCH: NGOs want Arms Deal findings reviewed, set aside

This after the commission's report found no evidence of corruption in the deal.

Civil society organisations challenged the Seriti Commission's findings, dismissing them as a whitewash that shielded corrupt individuals.

The commission was set up in 2011 by former President Jacob Zuma to probe allegations of fraud, corruption, impropriety or irregularity in the arms procurement deal in 1999.

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