The PM said the investigation report found:
In relation to the sports grants as a whole:
- Minister had final approval authority
- The Minister used the discretion accorded to her
- The Minister approved the grants according to her power
- The review found no basis for a finding that political considerations were a factor in making grants
- The Minister had a conflict of interest in relation to an organisation with which she was involved.
- As a result the Minister has tendered her resignation this afternoon & he's accepted it.