On Tuesday evening ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule launched a pre-emptive strike in the wake of a series of arrests by law enforcement, effectively fuelling rumours that he would be arrested by SA’s elite investigative unit the Hawks.

A story by Independent Online said a warrant of arrest had been issued for Magashule, and that he would be charged in relation to the Gupta-related Vrede Dairy Farm corruption in the Free State, which took place while he was premier of the province...

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