The four people accused of the murder of two South African Municipal Workers’ Union (Samwu) leaders, who were against the VBS investments by municipalities, had their case postponed to the 18th of June by the Thohoyandou Magistrate’s Court.
Some creditors of the defunct VBS Mutual Bank are making use of the final opportunity to lodge their claims against the bank’s estate.
Qualifying former clients of VBS Mutual Bank have been called to claim their money from Nedbank before the 8th of July this year.
The Collins Chabane Local Municipality in Malamulele in Limpopo will pay former municipal manager implicated in the VBS saga her salary until June following her resignation earlier in March.
Limpopo police say three suspects, who were arrested for various crimes, including murder and armed robbery last week, have been positively linked to the two murder cases related to the VBS saga.
Dr JS Moroka Municipality in Mpumalanga is now feeling the pinch, following the irregular investment of R60 million meant for service delivery into the now-defunct VBS Bank.
The ANC in Limpopo says it will await the finalisation of the criminal case against its treasurer, Danny Msiza, before taking any action.
The Hawks have arrested another five people for their alleged involvement in the looting and collapse of the now defunct VBS Mutual Bank.
Prosecutors in the VBS Mutual Bank case expect more arrests in connection with the estimated R2 billion looting at the bank.
Eight people accused in the R2-billion looting of VBS Mutual Bank are expected to appear at the Palm Ridge Magistrate’s Court in Johannesburg on Tuesday.