Dirco working with Sudanese authorities to probe SA envoy linked to murders, assassination plot

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Aerial view of Khartoum, the capital of Sudan.
Aerial view of Khartoum, the capital of Sudan.
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Local officials are collaborating with Sudanese authorities to investigate allegations that South Africa's deputy ambassador to Sudan and her partner have links to murders and an assassination attempt - but the "only dilemma" is that the matter is now public.

That's according to Kgabo Mahoai, director-general of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco), who briefed Parliament's Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperation on Tuesday.

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