A former Maletswai town counillor, Ntombizanele Williams (54) was re-arrested in Aliwal North by the Serious Corruption Investigation unit of the Hawks this Tuesday for illegally selling municipal plots to members of the public. Williams appeared before the Aliwal North Magistrate court for Corruption on the same day of her arrest. She remains in custody pending her next court appearance on January 10.
Police spokeswoman Captain Anelisa Feni said it was alleged that during 2015 she sold Maletswai Municipal plots to members of the public for between R2000 and R10 000. She allegedly promised the buyers that the RDP houses which would be build there would automatically be theirs.
She was first arrested by the Serious Corruption Investigation unit during 2015. She failed to appear before court on April 24 and a Warrant for her arrest was issued during the same day.