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Bad news; Ace Magashule asks for list of witnesses implicating him in corruption case

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Suspended ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule and his co-denounced showed up in the Bloemfontein high court on Tuesday. 

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As indicated by reports, Magashule's legitimate guidance has requested the State to give a rundown from witnesses ensnaring his customer in the R255 million Free State asbestos defilement case. 

The case was delayed to 3 November for a pre-preliminary. 

The court supposedly heard that the safeguard was all the while managing sees the State submitted as far as Section 212(B) of the Criminal Procedure Act, which as a rule contains realities that are not in question. 

The guard legal advisors said they would react to the notification under the steady gaze of the blamed's next court appearance. 

Magashule, dubious money manager Edwin Sodi, previous Mangaung city hall leader Olly Mlamleli, previous human repayments head of division Nthimotse Mokhesi, and others showed up in court on Tuesday. 


In 2014, the Free State human settlements division granted an agreement worth an astounding R255 million to two organizations – Diamond Hill and Blackhead Consulting. 

This was to review and survey houses for asbestos rooftops in the area. The undertaking involved investigating 300 000 minimal expense houses, nonetheless, it would later be uncovered that practically no work was no done, in spite of the cash being paid. 

Here's the manner by which Ace Magashule squeezes into this embarrassment: At the time, he was as yet the area's chief – he is asserted to have approved and acknowledged various delights for others from Ignatius "Igo" Mpambani, the late proprietor of Diamond Hill Trading. Zit Consulting is possessed by Sodi. 

The installments complete over R1 million, including R300 000 for tablets and R53 000 towards the educational expenses for the girl of an acting adjudicator.

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ANC Ace Magashule Edwin Sodi Nthimotse Mokhesi Olly Mlamleli


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