Passport syndicate | Alleged kingpin denied bail

26 out of 27 people facing fraud and corruption charges for allegedly being part of a home affairs passport syndicate have been granted bail of R2,000 in the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court on Thursday morning. eNCA reporter Silindelo Masikane is on this story. Courtesy of #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - The alleged kingpin behind the Home Affairs passport syndicate remains behind bars.

He was denied bail in the Krugersdorp magistrate's court.

READ: Alleged passport syndicate accused to apply for bail

His co-accused were each granted bail of R2,000.

Two Home Affairs officials from the Krugersdorp office are among those arrested for their alleged involvement in selling fraudulent passports and documents reserved for SA citizens.

The matter has been postponed to 5 July for further investigations.


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