The R75m the government gave the cash-strapped Zondo commission  into state capture recently was enough to cover only its  January to March deficit and it will need another R90m to cover its costs to end-June, department of justice and constitutional affairs director-general Doctor Mashabane told parliament on Friday.

If the commission gets the R90m, its total cost since it started operating would be about R965m. By December 2020, commission head deputy chief justice Raymond Zondo said it had used up about R800m...

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