NPA to haul On Point to court, Malema off the hook for now

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- news24.com | 4 weeks ago

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has indicated that it will be taking On Point Engineering to court over fraud allegations, but that it will not be prosecuting Julius Malema.

This was stated in a written response to Afriform, who in October stated they had plans to go to court to force the NPA to decide on the prosecution of EFF president Malema in three different criminal cases, including the On-Point Engineering tender scandal. In the On-Point Engineering tender scandal, it is alleged that the leader of the red berets benefited from an irregularly awarded tender to the tune of R52m.

The State previously alleged that Malema substantially benefited from the tender payment to On-Point, using it to buy a farm and a Mercedes Benz.

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