The Corruption Trial Of Former Durban Mayor Zandile Gumede Set To Begin

The matter of S v Zandile Gumede and 21 others, (including persons and companies) returned to the Durban High Court today. During proceedings, the presiding Judge, Charmain Balton, established that all the accused have now secured legal representation.

The matter is adjourned to 22 August 2022, for the trial to commence. Gumede and others, face several charges, including conspiracy to commit corruption, corruption, fraud, money laundering, and contravention of the Municipal Finance Management Act amounting to over R300 million. 

Issued by:

Natasha Ramkisson-Kara

NPA Regional Spokesperson

KZN Division


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