It was me: Zuma ‘fall guy’ admits he’s to blame for Gupta landing

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It was me: Zuma ‘fall guy’ admits he’s to blame for Gupta landing

Ex-state protocol head admits he dropped names, including Zuma's, to get Guptas their landing clearance

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He's been widely dubbed as former president Jacob Zuma’s “fall guy” over the 2013 Waterkloof Air Force Base landing –and Bruce Koloane lived up to that billing on Tuesday.

Appearing for the second time at the commission of inquiry into state capture on Tuesday, Koloane assumed most of the blame for facilitating the landing of the Gupta family’s wedding guests at the restricted Waterkloof military base in April 2013.

This flew in the face of testimony just a day earlier, when he denied any wrongdoing on his part over the saga...

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