Hawks have confirmed that they will investigate the Gupta family's alleged ties
to government following complaints laid by the Democratic Alliance.
In recent weeks
several prominent politicians have come forward to say the Guptas allegedly
offered them ministerial positions.
spokesperson, Robert Netshiunda says: "We
can confirm that we have received two complaints from the Democratic Alliance
against the Guptas and others from Cape Town and Gauteng".
"As the Hawks we are going to
investigate it as the law mandates us to investigate without fear, favour or
"We therefore appeal to the members of the
media and the public to give us space to conduct our investigations without any
He concluded by saying "We hope that this matter, with their
cooperation, will be solved within a short space of time."
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