LISTEN LIVE TO NEWSTALK ZB

Newstalk ZB

ON AIR NOW

Keep up with
Newstalk ZB

Follow Us

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • YouTube

Select region

Site Search

Search Search

John Banks denies thanking Dotcom

Share |

Latest Political News | Monday April 30 2012 16:21

John Banks denies thanking Dotcom

Related

ACT leader John Banks says he never thanked Kim Dotcom for a contribution to his 2010 mayoral campaign.

Mr Banks maintains the donation, put at $50,000 by the internet mogul, was anonymous and that he had no knowledge of it being made.

He says he had contact with Kim Dotcom on other matters, including the $500,000 donation he made to the 2010 New Years fireworks display.

However Mr Banks says he never called and thanked for a donation to his mayoral campaign and could not have done so as the contribution was anonymous.

Photo: Getty Images

Advertisement
I Heart App
Advertisement
  • NRL: Gallen hits out at NRL over Noyce exit

  • Man held after jumping White House fence

  • Vintage Apple computer fetches $1m+ at auction

  • Cricket: Ryder hits 136 off 57 for Otago

  • Businesses come to rescue of Auckland's Santa

  • Rugby: Robinson taking each day as it comes

  • Auckland Weather

    14°
    Today
    Showers
    H:18° L:12°
    Click for More Weather
    More Weather

    Labour leadership race

    Who should lead Labour?

    Vote Now

    View Results

    Advertisement