Ensure no political meddling in Yengeni case – DA
National police commissioner Riah Phiyega must ensure there is no “political meddling” following the reported arrest of Tony Yengeni for drunk driving, the DA said on Monday. He was reportedly arrested on Sunday and released on bail on Monday. Democratic Alliance MP Dianne Kohler-Barnard recalled in a statement that Yengeni had previously been arrested in 2007 on drunk driving charges while he was out on parole following a fraud conviction.
But, reports that Yengeni, who is an ANC national executive committee member, was arrested for drunk driving at the weekend could not be immediately confirmed on Monday. Captain Frederick van Wyk said the man was detained at the Cape Town central police station overnight and released on bail on Monday morning.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Citizen