State in desperate ploy to redeem image


In a desperate bid to redeem its bruised integrity, the State has allegedly launched fresh investigations into the P100 billion looting case and the suspected leaking of information of purchased armoured vehicles for President Mokgweetsi Masisi.

Last week, some employees of the Directorate of Intelligence and Security (DIS) at the supplies department were called for questioning regarding the allegations of leaking information to the media.

This is not the first time the DIS had embarked on the interrogation of some of its officers on the matter as the agency allegedly decided to revisit the matter following the State’s successive losses in high profile corruption cases before the courts of law. Similar action has been taken before on DIS officials.

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