President Cyril Ramaphosa says public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s Constitutional Court bid to defend her invalidated report on his  CR17 campaign funding has no prospects of success.

“It is not in the interests of justice to grant leave to appeal where the appeal is bound to fail,” the president said in court papers just lodged with the top court.

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