Testimony: Former public enterprises minister Barbara Hogan told the commission of inquiry into state capture on Monday that former president Jacob Zuma demanded that Siyabonga Gama be appointed Transnet group CEO. Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan is set to testify on Thursday. Picture: ALON SKUY
Testimony: Former public enterprises minister Barbara Hogan told the commission of inquiry into state capture on Monday that former president Jacob Zuma demanded that Siyabonga Gama be appointed Transnet group CEO. Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan is set to testify on Thursday. Picture: ALON SKUY

Former president Jacob Zuma left Transnet, one the country’s most strategic state-owned enterprises, vulnerable by insisting that Siyabonga Gama be appointed as group CEO.

This is according to former public enterprises minister Barbara Hogan’s testimony at the Zondo commission of inquiry into state capture. She served as public enterprises minister from May 2009 to October 2010, when Zuma fired her.

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