Mbombela stadium fraud accused in court

2012-08-16 09:42
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Johannesburg - Three men accused of fraud relating to the building of the Mbombela stadium in Mpumalanga are expected to appear in the Nelspruit Regional Court on Thursday, the Hawks said.

Police arrested two men, one in Naturena and another in Cape Town on Wednesday. A third man later handed himself over to the police, said Hawks spokesperson McIntosh Polela.

He said the men allegedly forged SA Revenue Service documents to get a contract to build the Mbombela stadium, which was one of the venues for the 2010 Soccer World Cup.

Polela would not confirm rumours that Kaizer Chiefs manager Bobby Motaung was among those arrested.

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