CR17 banking records sealed

File: President Cyril Ramaphosa said he was committed to quelling attacks on foreigners.

File: President Cyril Ramaphosa said he was committed to quelling attacks on foreigners.

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JOHANNESBURG - The public won't have access to financial records of Cyril Ramaphosa's 2017 ANC presidential campaign.

North Gauteng High Court Deputy Judge President Aubrey Ledwaba ruled the information be sealed.

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The president argued that the documents were illegally obtained.

Ramaphosa's lawyers and the public protector's team met with the judge on Thursday after Ramaphosa's complaint.

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The public protector found the President deliberately lied to Parliament regarding a donation by Bosasa.

Ramaphosa wants the entire report reviewed.

READ: CR17: Ramaphosa's argument on donations

The Sunday Independent has already revealed the list of donors.

News24 published details of what it says are leaked emails between Ramaphosa and his campaign manager.

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