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Vol 63 No 22

Published 3rd November 2022

South Africa

Prosecutor Batohi swings into action

The tide is turning against corruption despite a factionalised ruling party and failing state-run transport and power utilities

In the early hours of 27 October, Matshela Koko, former chief executive of the ailing state power utility Eskom, and 16 senior officials were arrested on fraud charges relating to irregular contracts worth 2 billion rand (US$111 million).

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