Limpopo ANC promises action against official who asked for R1m bribe

Limpopo ANC promises action against official who asked for R1m bribe

- An ANC spokesperson said that the official would be sanctioned

- The EFF has also charged the official with corruption

- The DA has also called for the official to be fired

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The ANC in Limpopo has promised to take action against an official accused of asking for a R1 million bribe.

The bribe was reportedly in relation to a contract to build toilets at schools.

This comes after the EFF laid charges of corruption against the official, Education MEC Ishmael Kgetjepe.

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Kgetjepe allegedly received monthly payout from the company.

A spokesperson for the ANC in Limpopo said that Kgetjepe would sanctioned and that he would face legal consequences. Similarly, Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo confirmed that police were investigating the matter.

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Additionally, the DA has called on Limpopo Premier, Stan Mathabatha, to axe Kgetjepe, according to The Citizen.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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