ANC bigwig Mike Mabuyakhulu wants his corruption case struck off roll

- | 12 months ago

ANC KwaZulu-Natal deputy chairperson Mike Mabuyakhulu, who is facing corruption charges relating to a failed jazz festival in 2012, wants the matter struck from the roll.

This after he was served with a second indictment, containing different charges, on Friday. His advocate, Jimmy Howse, told Durban Commercial Crime Court magistrate D Soomaro that the application was being "seriously contemplated" because his right to a speedy trial was being prejudiced.

"He has, from the outset, said he wants a speedy resolution to this matter.

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