Nqakula granted a bail of R50 000


The Pretoria Magistrate Court has granted the embattled former Speaker of Parliament Nosiviwe Mapisa Nqakula a bail of R50 000. She has also been ordered to hand over her passport by Monday the 8th at 16H00. The court also ordered her not to contact the witnesses by any means possible.

On Thursady Nosiviwe Mapisa Nqakula handed  herself over to police and went to court to apply for a bail.

Following her resignation as the National assembly Speaker and member of parliament on Wednesday night Nosiviwe Mapisa Nqakula  handed herself over to police.

She arrived at the Lytelton Police station early on Thursday morning after the Pretoria High Court dismissed her application to block her arrest for corruption allegations on Tuesday.

Mapisa Nqakula had approached the court last week to block her arrest pending the handing over of her docket.

A convoy that was seen leaving her home made its way to the Lyttelton Police station, SABC reported. The convoy was later seen leaving the station after spending 30 minutes. The case is postponed to the 4th of June 2024.

She is set to face charges of 12 counts of corruption involving R4.5 Million



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