Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Society

 

Crime Justice

 

Fraud

Nelson Mandela funeral scandal continues

On December 2013, south africa and the world buried the most important and prominent person in politics. Nelson (Rholihlahla)Mandela died on the 5th of december 2013, and some of politicians ' used that time as the chance to still money from the government, claiming that, is for the preparationsof the funeral. About 14 former government employees that are included in this matter, including former health minister Sindiswa Gomba. Her and 13 others including business people and ANC members, face 27 counts relating to fraud,money laundering, corruption and contravening the municipal finance management act. The lawyer of the four accused, including Sindiswa Gomba, withdrew because the metro had cancelled the payments and Gomba said her and others couldn't afford to pay the legal fees on their own. Legal fees are estimated' in R2 million on a period of three month's. They are expected to be back on court of law, before the 12th of april 2022. Source's: news 24, sowetanLIVE, city press, enca news and daily dispatch. Edited by Khalabemgeza @Khalabemgeza45 on Twitter.

Content created and supplied by: Khalabemgeza (via Opera News )

Gomba Nelson Nelson Mandela Rholihlahla Sindiswa Gomba

COMMENTS

Load app to read more comments