Finance minister Nhlanhla Nene admitted he had made mistakes ©REUTERS/stock.adobe
Finance minister Nhlanhla Nene admitted he had made mistakes ©REUTERS/stock.adobe

SA finance minister quits after state capture testimony

11 October 2018

South Africa’s finance minister has quit after admitting he met with members of the influential Gupta family, who have faced allegations of corruption.

Nhlanhla Nene, who was reinstated as finance minister this year after a 2015 sacking by then-president Jacob Zuma, had previously told reporters he had never been invited to meetings with the Indian family.

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