Mungo Soggot

Mungo Soggot

    Political connections of a company that won part of the R43-billion arms package are at the centre of the latest disclosures in the unfolding scandal.

    The brother of the defence secretariat's chief of acquisition has been a director, since 1996, of a company awarded contracts worth R400-million.

    The plot has thickened in the extraordinary saga of the businessman who accused the IFP of milking provincial coffers. Mungo Soggot reports.

    In the two months since his appointment, Bulelani Ngcuka has effected dramatic changes in South Africa's criminal justice system.