Student back in court over NSFAS spending spree

File: Sibongile Mani spent about R810,000 of R14-million erroneously transferred to her by the National Student Financial Aid Scheme.

File: Sibongile Mani spent about R810,000 of R14-million erroneously transferred to her by the National Student Financial Aid Scheme.

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EAST LONDON - A student who gained notoriety in the media for her spending spree with NSFAS funding mistakenly transferred into her account, is back in court on charges of theft.

Sibongile Mani spent about R810,000 of R14-million erroneously transferred to her by the National Student Financial Aid Scheme.

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She appears in the East London magistrate's court on Monday.

After her first court appearance, she was released on warning.