The Presidency lodges a complaint with the Office of the Public Protector
The Presidency has lodged a complaint with the Office of the Public Protector regarding the leaking of an audio recording of the discussions that took place during the meeting between President Jacob Zuma and the former Public Protector, Advocate Thuli Madonsela, during her investigation into allegations of state capture, which was released on 2 November 2016 as the State of Capture Report.
The audio recording was leaked to the television channel ENCA.
The Presidency has sought clarity from the Office of the Public Protector on the policy of the institution regarding the release of audio recordings of interviews conducted during the course of investigations.
Source: The Presidency Republic of South Africa.