The State will then be expected to provide an update on investigations. The court did not grant the State’s earlier request for a six-month adjournment as per its application. Gumede and 22 co-accused are facing charges relating to a Durban Solid Waste tender.
It is alleged that service providers were paid inflated amounts of money even though they did not render any service to the municipality. A large group of Gumede’s supporters were present at court.
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