Butterfly's attorneys uncover State's alleged lies


Directorate of Intelligence and Security (DIS) agent, Welheminah Mphoeng Maswabi known by her codename ‘Butterfly’ says her attorneys have uncovered a series of false statements, fabrications and manufactured evidence by the State, which were used to deny her bail.

Maswabi, a senior intelligence officer for the spy unit who is facing charges such as financing terrorism, has made an urgent application for bail following revelations that she was denied bail on false and fabricated evidence.

“The evidence previously used in court for my bail hearing was nothing but the State’s imagination,” she said.

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