North West health chief Thabo Lekalakala arrested over Gupta-linked payments
It is alleged that Mediosa, a service provider of mobile clinics, was appointed by Lekalakala without following proper tender procedures
Thabo Lekalakala‚ the suspended head of the North West health department‚ appeared in the Molopo magistrate’s court on Friday in connection with the fraudulent appointment of Gupta-linked company Mediosa.
Lekalakala’s appearance followed his arrest on Friday morning by the Hawks. He was arrested for fraud‚ corruption and contravention of the Public Finance Management Act...