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National Director of Public Prosecutions Shamila Batohi will officially introduce the new head of the Investigative Directorate.

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PRETORIA - National Director of Public Prosecutions Shamila Batohi will officially introduce the new head of the Investigative Directorate.

Internationally recognised as an anti-corruption expert, Hermione Cronje comes with an extensive set of skills.

Though she hasn't been a part of the institution since 2011, Cronje was a founding member of the Asset Forfeiture Unit.

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She also worked as an assistant to the first NDPP and regional head of the unit in the Western Cape for 10 years.

Cronje was also involved in the establishment of the Anti-Corruption Task Team.

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