ANC boots fraudster Faku off list for top parliament job

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ANC boots fraudster Faku off list for top parliament job

Public pressure forced the party to change plans for Zukisa Faku's powerful National Assembly position

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As public pressure mounted, the ANC dumped a dodgy MP who had been designated as a parliamentary portfolio committee chair.

Times Select has established that convicted fraudster and former mayor of the Buffalo City municipality, Zukisa Faku, has been ditched as the party’s preferred candidate to chair the National Assembly’s portfolio committee on basic education.

Faku’s name did not feature on the list released by parliament confirming membership of portfolio committees, which are due to officially elect their new chairpersons on Tuesday...

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