A legal twist has caused another delay in the bail application of rape accused Timothy Omotoso who has been in prison for three and a half years.
The legal representatives of the forty five year old Cassious Sejake say the arrest of their client by the Hawks is a political ploy.
The Congress of the People says African National Congress (ANC) Secretary-General Ace Magashule must not dictate to the Hawks and the National Prosecuting Authority on how they should conduct arrests.
African National Congress Secretary-General Ace Magashule has warned the Hawks against acting irresponsibly, with what he calls Hollywood style arrests.
Three suspects have been killed following a shootout with the Hawks at Marlboro, north of Johannesburg.
A director of a company outside Malamulele in Limpopo has been arrested by the Hawks for allegedly defrauding the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) relief fund of over R3 million.
Hawks spokesperson, Hangwani Mulaudzi has confirmed that various media reports detailing the alleged arrest warrant for ANC Secretary General Ace Magashule is fake news.
The Hawks have seized a vehicle worth R1.4 million belonging to a senior official at the Mogalakwena Municipality in Mokopane in Limpopo on Tuesday morning.
The Hawks in Limpopo say there is the possibility of further arrests being made after four people were arrested at the weekend in connection with the theft of R4.8 million belonging to Makgatho Community Property Association.