Monday, October 26, 2020

South Africa: Ex-ambassador to Iran arrested for bribery relating to MTN deal

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Former SA ambassador to Iran, Yusuf Saloojee, has been charged with foreign bribery, the Hawks announced on Friday. Brig Hangwani Mulaudzi said the 75-year-old had been arrested on Thursday and had since appeared in the Johannesburg Specialised Commercial Crimes Court. He was granted bail of R4,000 and his case was set to return to court on April 17.

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