Jun 26, 2022

Mawazo Writing Africa

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Pre-trial proceedings for Zandile Gumede court case to get under way

The ANC regional leader in eThekwini, Zandile Gumede, and her co-defendant are due to appear in Durban High Court on Monday.

The former mayor and her 17 co-defendants face a barrage of corruption and fraud allegations in the R320 million Durban Solid Waste case.

According to the Chief Justice, the pre-trial will take place on Monday as part of the preparations for the trial scheduled from July 18 to August 31.

A large media contingent gathered outside the courthouse awaiting Gumede’s arrival. However, none of Gumede’s supporters were in sight.

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