Did Tokyo Sexwale fall for a global conspiracy theory?

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Tokyo Sexwale
Tokyo Sexwale
Oliver Morin, AFP

Businessman and former presidential hopeful Tokyo Sexwale may have fallen for a scam, which plays into a conspiracy theory that believes the world is run by a small group of people loosely based around top banking institutions and royals.

National Treasury and the South African Reserve Bank on Monday said, in a statement, it had previously received correspondence from Sexwale "and many others", alleging that billions of rands have been stolen from a fund referred to as the "White Spiritual Boy Trust" and which was set up by a foreign donor. 

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