Agrizzi, Andries van Tonder, Frans Vorster and Carlos Bonafacio, along with former Correctional Services chief financial officer Patrick Gillingham, appeared before the Pretoria Specialised Commercial Crime Court on Wednesday and were granted R20 000 bail each.
After almost six months of testimony and introspection, it was Bosasa and Angelo Agrizzi – rather than the Gupta criminal empire – who have felt the full wrath of South African law.
Political parties widely welcomed the arrests of five men, including COO Angelo Agrizzi, linked to corruption at the company and the of Correctional Services.
Those charged include; Gillingham, van Tonder, African Global Operations (Bosasa) and its subsidiaries Sondolo IT and Phezulu Fencing.
Johannesburg - Hawks national head Lieutenant General Godfrey Lebeya has welcomed the arrest of seven people on allegations of corruption, money laundering and fraud involving the prisons department and Bosasa.
On Wednesday, Hawks’ spokesperson, Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi, revealed that former chief operations officer, Angelo Agrizzi, along with former correctional services boss, Linda Mit, were one of the six suspects that’ve been held on charges relat...
National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) spokesperson Phindi Mjonondwane said an agreement was reached between Mti’s lawyers and the Hawks.
The Hawks arrested seven people in connection with the alleged illegal awarding of tenders worth millions of rands by the department of correctional services.
Hawks’ spokesperson, Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi, revealed, on Wednesday that the Directorate for Priority Investigations (DPI) has arrested seven suspects, aged between 50 and 78 years, in connection with allegations of corruption, fraud and mone...
We are not seeing the persecution of whistleblowers, but rather the culmination of a prosecutorial process that started a decade ago and was delayed, allegedly, by bribes paid to top prosecutors and political interference.
Former Bosasa chief operations officer and state capture whistleblower Angelo Agrizzi was granted bail of R20,000 after appearing in court on Wednesday in connection with tenders worth R1.6bn that were awarded by the department of correctional ser...
Former Department of Correctional Services national commissioner Linda Mti has handed himself over to police in Pretoria, eNCA reported on Thursday.
Linda Mti was on the list those expected to appear in court on Wednesday, alongside former Bosasa boss Angelo Agrizzi and four others.
South Africa’s former prisons boss, Linda Mti, was granted bail of R20,000 in the Specialised Commercial Crimes Court on Thursday afternoon.
The high-profile suspects linked to the alleged corrupt awarding of tenders worth R1.6bn by the department of correctional services to Bosasa are expected to appear in court on Wednesday after handing themselves over to police.
Former Bosasa Chief Operations Officer, Angelo Agrizzi looks on before giving testimony at the Judicial Commission of Inquiry probing state capture in Johannesburg, South Africa, January 28, 2019.
Former Bosasa COO Angelo Agrizzi and former correctional services commissioner Linda Mti are among those arrested by the Hawks on allegations of corruption related to the facilities management company.
The Hawks on Wednesday arrested six suspects on allegations of corruption, money laundering and fraud relating to Bosasa.
Angelo Agrizzi and four others appeared in the Specialised Commercial Crimes Court in Pretoria in connection with tender irregularities at Correctional Services.
Former correctional services commissioner Linda Mti is expected to appear in the Specialised Commercial Crimes Court in Pretoria on Thursday for corruption.
Five suspects, including South Africa's former chief financial officer for prisons, were arrested on Wednesday in the latest move against alleged government corruption under former president Jacob Zuma.