Their houses had been raided as a result of they had been linked to corruption and fraud of R700m referring to the water and sanitation division.
That is Hawks a part of their investigation course of within the corruption matter.
Hawks spokesperson, Brig Hangwani Mulaudzi confirmed the raids.
He disclosed that their motion is a part of an ongoing investigations into allegations of corruption within the eThekwini water and sanitation division.
“We now have raided 18 addresses, all of that are non-public residences inside Durban and surrounding areas that belong to staff of the municipality and repair suppliers linked to the municipality,” Mulaudzi mentioned.
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