New Scorpions set to sting senior ANC politician after capturing other ‘culprits’

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30 September 2020 - 19:59 By Thabo Mokone, Iavan Pijoos and Orrin Singh

A senior ANC politician is due to be arrested on Thursday by the Investigative Directorate (ID), dubbed the “new Scorpions”, on charges of corruption related to state capture.

He was expected to hand himself over at the Alberton police station in the morning and to appear in the Palm Ridge magistrate's court...

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