High Court sets aside Mkhwebane's SARS 'rogue unit' report

File: South Africa's Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane.

File: Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane. AFP/Phill Magakoe

JOHANNESBURG - The High Court in Pretoria has set aside Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane's report into the so-called Sars "rogue unit."

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The public protector has been ordered to pay 15-percent of the costs.

Mkhwebane's report says Pravin Gordhan breached section 209 of the Constitution by establishing the unit when he was Sars commissioner. 

 

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