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Seth Nthai in the Limpopo High Court in Polokwane.
Seth Nthai in the Limpopo High Court in Polokwane.
Jeanette Chabalala, News24

The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) has raised serious questions about whether advocate Seth Nthai – who admitted to repeatedly trying to solicit a R5 million bribe while acting for the government – had genuinely acknowledged the wrongfulness of his attempted corruption or avoided doing so because he feared prosecution.

Nthai was disbarred after being recorded on five different occasions trying to solicit a bribe from Italian businesses locked in a mining rights dispute with the SA government.

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