File:Director General of the State Security Agency, Arthur Fraser. Fraser was appointed to the position by Minister David Mahlobo on 26 September.
JOHANNESBURG - Arthur Fraser, director-general of the State Security Agency, is to be moved to the Department of Correctional Services.
In a statement on Tuesday, the State Security Ministry said the transfer follows consultation between President Cyril Ramaphosa, Minister of State Security Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba and Fraser.
The transfer is effective with immediate effect.
Fraser was implicated in state capture in the book The President&39;s Keepers. It says he is complicit in the looting of hundreds of millions of rands from a slush fund.
Loyiso Jafta has been appointed to act as director-general of the State Security Agency until a full-time appointment is finalised.
[JUST IN] The SACP is calling for “decisive action” against State Security Agency boss ArthurFraser. The Party says, “Fraser’s attempt at frustrating the inspector-general of intelligence (IGI), Setlhomamaru Dintwe,seems to be an act of desperation and sabotage”. pic.twitter.com/0JCVibTl2R— Xoli Mngambi (@XoliMngambi) April 16, 2018