The Department of Sport and Recreation SA's Response Statement to the US Indictment on Allegations of Bribery to Secure the Rights to Host the 2010 FIFA World Cup

The South African government and the LOC has not paid any bribe to anyone to secure the rights to host the 2010 FIFA World Cup; We will approach the US authorities though the diplomatic channels to share with us their indictment and any related information that they have to enable us to study the facts carefully and to take appropriate action; and We further called upon all to desist from commenting about the matter and to afford the National government an opportunity to address the matter through diplomatic channels as well as calling upon all those who have any information on the matter to come forward and share same with us.

Date
: 04 June 2015
Author
: SRSA
Year
: 2015
Publication
: Electronic
Publication Page
: 6
Media Type
: Speech
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