EFF protests outside court in support of Mkhwebane

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane are set to face-off in court on Tuesday. Courtesy #DStv403

PRETORIA – While the legal representatives of Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane battle it out in the North Gauteng High Court, supporters and detractors of the pair are gathered outside court.

Gordhan lodged an urgent application against Mkhwebane following her findings that he violated the executive ethics code in the Sars investigative unit matter.

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Mkhwebane recommended that President Cyril Ramaphosa take disciplinary action against Gordhan.

Scores of Economic Freedom Fighters supporters and the #HandsOffPublicProtector movement have been chanting and singing outside court.

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane will go head to head in court on Tuesday. Courtesy #DStv403

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