ANC's Pule Mabe caught Hawks' attention over sexual harassment claims

ANC's Pule Mabe caught Hawks' attention over sexual harassment claims

- Pule Mabe, the African National Congress' spokesperson, is allegedly accused of sexual harassment by his personal assistant

- It's not clear yet if a criminal case will be pursued, but the Hawks made an inquiry into the matter

- So far, a grievance has been lodged against Pule and the ANC confirmed as much

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The Hawks caught wind of sexual harassment claims against the ANC's spokesperson, Pule Mabe and will be keeping an eye on him.

Mabe's personal assistant made the claims in a 14-page letter that she wrote to the ANC's Deputy Secretary-General, Jessie Duarte.

According to a report by EWN, the 26-year-old asked for intervention in her letter.

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The woman claims that Mabe sexually harassed her on at least 2 occasions and since she rejected his attentions, their working relationship suffered.

Briefly.co.za gathered that the ANC confirmed that the young woman made the allegations and that a grievance against Msbe has been lodged.

It's not clear if a criminal case will actually be opened, but the Hawks are keeping an eye on the matter and made an inquiry.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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