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R191m SAPS corruption case involving Phahlane delayed, again

There is still no end in sight to the R191-million alleged corruption case involving senior national police officers, including former top cop Khomotso Phahlane, three years after the saga began. 

Phahlane and former deputy national commissioner Bonang Mgwenya have now launched applications for unreasonable delays in the matter in terms of section 342 of the Criminal Procedure Act, which, ironically, has further delayed the case to November for oral submissions.

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Khaya Koko
Khaya Koko is a journalist with a penchant for reading through legal documents braving the ravages of cold court benches to expose the crooked. He writes about social justice and human-interest stories. Most importantly, he is a card-carrying member of the Mighty Orlando Pirates.

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