Criminal charges against three former senior SARS officials have been officially withdrawn.
Ivan Pillay, Johann van Loggerenberg and Andries Janse van Rensburg were implicated in the so-called rogue unit saga.
The NPA announced the decision earlier this month and their brief appearance in the High Court in Pretoria on Monday sealed the deal. In a statement, the three men’s lawyers’ say no evidence existed about the unit.
In other news – Winnie Ntshaba’s friends were allegedly conned by thugs
Isithembiso actress Winnie Ntshaba was hit by merciless tsotsis when they cloned her SIM card and swindled her friends a total amount of R8 000.
Winnie (44), who shot to fame through her role as Khethiwe on SABC1’s Generations, opened a case of fraud at the Honeydew Police Station on Monday, after she was notified by friends who had received strange WhatsApp messages from her account, saying she was jailed for driving under the influence of alcohol. Read more