Hawks raid properties of 18 eThekwini officers and repair suppliers linked to R700m corruption investigation


Members of the Hawks and different items combating corruption raided the properties of 18 eThekwini officers and repair suppliers who might have had a hand in corruption and fraud to the tune of R700m.

Hawks spokesperson Brig Hangwani Mulaudzi confirmed to SowetanLIVE’s sister publication TimesLIVE that the raids fashioned a part of ongoing investigations into allegations of corruption in the eThekwini water and sanitation division.

“We’ve got raided 18 addresses, all of that are personal residences inside Durban and surrounding areas that belong to workers of the municipality and repair suppliers linked to the municipality.” 

It is a growing story.

TimesLIVE