WATCH: Public Protector briefs MPs on her budget


Busisiwe Mkhwebane is discussing her annual performance plan and budget before the Justice portfolio committee ?

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JOHANNESBURG - Embattled Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is to brief Parliament&39;s Justice portfolio committee on her annual performance plan and budget on Tuesday.

Her appearance comes after the same committee received a letter from Absa lawyers accusing Mkhwebane of lying to Parliament.

Mkhwebane appeared before the committee on 6 March to explain details in her report into the apartheid-era bailout of Absa predecessor Bankorp.

READ: Mkhwebane&39;s Absa report set aside with costs

The lawyers’ letter points out a number of instances in which the Public Protector misled Parliament.