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Fake government officials jailed for fraudulent RDP houses contracts

FREE STATE – Sabata James Ramalitse (59) and Rathebe Samson Raboteng (42), have been sentenced for posing as government officials who offered fake Reconstruction and Development Programme (RDP) building contracts to developers in the Eastern Free State twelve years ago. The Hawks’ Serious Commercial Crime Investigation revealed that during the period from 01 September 2008,

President mourns passing of heroic Nyameka Goniwe

President Cyril Ramaphosa has conveyed his condolences to the friends and family of the Inxuba Yethemba Municipality speaker, Nyameka Goniwe. The 69-year-old Goniwe, a social worker by profession, passed away in her Eastern Cape hometown of Cradock on Saturday, 29 August 2020, after a brief illness. Goniwe was married to the late struggle activist Matthew

Two Northern Cape suspects summoned for fraud and money laundering

NORTHERN CAPE – Two suspects aged 34 and 39 have been summoned to appear in the Kimberley Regional Court for alleged fraud and money laundering. A satellite office of AutoZone, manned by an employee of the company, was accommodated on the premises of the Kimberley SAPS Garage. All vehicle body parts orders as requested by

Former municipal manager and Chief Financial Officer to appear in court for over R2 million fraud and corruption

WESTERN CAPE – The Hawks’ Serious Commercial Crime Investigation team has served a former Eden District Municipality Manager and a former Chief Financial Officer with summons to appear in the George Regional Court on 10 November 2020, for alleged fraud, corruption and contravention of the Municipal Finance Management Act. It is alleged that between November