Former Reserve Bank governor Tito Mboweni has warned that politics is "going to be dirty" as the race intensifies to replace President Jacob Zuma. "Good people’s names will be tarnished! Why? It’s dirty politics‚" he warned in a series of tweets on Sunday — as details emerged of a "raunchy text and e-mail" scandal featuring Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe. The Sunday Times reported that Radebe‚ the longest-serving minister in the Cabinet‚ had allegedly solicited nude photographs from a government photographer. Siyasanga Mbambani blew the whistle on the minister to bolster a claim that she was being victimised by her bosses at the Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) for being "improperly close" to politicians at the Union Buildings when‚ in fact‚ they were the ones "chasing after" her‚ the newspaper reported. Radebe and Mbambani began communicating via text messages in 2014 after exchanging telephone numbers. Mboweni warned politicians about the skeletons in...

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