One of the crimes of the Zuma era was the wholesale politicisation and abuse of the intelligence services. Now the man tasked with watching the spooks is pushing back.
High-profile arrest comes against the backdrop of a struggle between the president and his predecessor.
International locomotive manufacturers and consulting companies in rail utility’s sights.
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Manuel Chang has been implicated in an international corruption scandal and was arrested by SAPS last month.
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A leaked letter makes damning allegations regarding the company’s corporate governance issues, including “a lack of professionalism”.