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26 September 2017 12:58 (South Africa)

Shilowa removed as Cope chief whip and accounting officer

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Cope have announced that Mbhazima Shilowa has been removed as the party's parliamentary chief whip and accounting officer, after he filed papers with Parliament, falsely claiming that documents showing that the requisite financial systems were in place to manage the money given to the party by Parliament were confirmed by an auditor. Shilowa has not been removed as a Member of Parliament. Read more: Sapa, via TimesLive

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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