Vavi back in dock for speeding

2016-01-12 05:19
Zwelinzima Vavi (Wim Pretorius, News24)

Zwelinzima Vavi (Wim Pretorius, News24)

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Johannesburg - Former Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi was on Tuesday expected back in the Edenvale Magistrate's Court to face a charge of speeding. 

His last appearance on the charge was in November. 

Vavi was arrested on Sunday, October 4 for speeding on the R24 in Edenvale, in Ekurhuleni. He was allegedly driving at 207km/h in a 120km/h zone. 

He was released on R1 000 bail.

A day after his arrest, Vavi confirmed on Twitter that he had appeared in court for speeding.

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