The case against former Transnet Board Member and Gupta family business associate Iqbal Sharma and co accused has been postponed in the Bloemfontein Regional court.
Former Transnet board member and longtime Gupta associate, Iqbal Sharma, is expected to appear in the Regional Court in Bloemfontein on Monday alongside three senior officials of the Free State Department of Agriculture.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has told the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture that red flags were raised about corruption and the Guptas as early as 2011, but those allegedly involved had protection from various structures.
The former Transnet board member and Gupta family associate Iqbal Sharma has been granted R500 00 bail by the High Court in Bloemfontein.
Former Transnet board member and Gupta family associate, Iqbal Sharma, says the Bloemfontein regional court erred by declaring him a flight risk.
Former Transnet board member and Gupta associate, Iqbal Sharma, has approached the high court in Bloemfontein for a bail appeal.
Controversial businessmen Atul and Rajesh Gupta have not yet been added to Interpol’s Red Notice list as previously confirmed by the National Prosecuting Authority.
Interpol has issued red notices for Atul and Rajesh Gupta, their wives and associates. This means they can be arrested in any country that is a member of Interpol.
The State Capture Commission of Inquiry continues hearing evidence from Former State Security Minister Siyabonga Cwele.
Former State Security Minister Siyabonga Cwele has denied allegations that he stopped an investigation into the Guptas in 2011.