HEALTH OFFICIALS CHARGED OVER FLIGHT

HEALTH Department officials who are alleged to have cost the department up to R10 million through fraud and corruption involving an air ambulance, are waiting to hear their fate.

This follows a parliamentary question by the DA’s Pine Pienaar. The aircraft used to fly the officials to Bloemfontein to watch the match between Spain and the USA on June 24 belonged to Crause Steyl, a former mercenary involved in an attempted coup to overthrow Equatorial Guinea’s President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo.  Read the full story in the Daily Dispatch.