Brian Molefe calls for investigation of Glencore’s South African operations

Former Eskom chief executive Brian Molefe has accused the Zondo Commission into state capture of being “very sympathetic” towards Swiss mining house Glencore over its relationship with President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Molefe has added his voice to calls for an investigation into Glencore’s South African operations after the company last week pleaded guilty in a US court to corruption in countries including the Democratic Republic of Congo, Brazil and Venezuela and agreed to pay a fine of $1.1-billion.

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