| State capture inquiry: Manyi says he wrote to Zuma asking for his intervention in ...

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Former GCIS director-general Mzwanele Manyi says when he learned about the decision taken by former labour minister Membathisi Mdladlana to dismiss him in 2010, he went as far as writing to former president Jacob Zuma to intervene.

Testifying at the judicial commission of inquiry into state capture on Thursday, Manyi said when Mdladlana was replaced by Mildred Oliphant he ed her to inform her about his termination.   Evidence leader advocate Kate Hofmeyr read out parts of Oliphant‘s affidavit which was submitted to the commission.

In her affidavit, Oliphant stated that she had received a call from Manyi who congratulated her on her appointment.

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