State Security Agency DG Arthur Fraser moved to Correctional Services

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File:Director General of the State Security Agency, Arthur Fraser. Fraser was appointed to the position by Minister David Mahlobo on 26 September.

File:Director General of the State Security Agency, Arthur Fraser. Fraser was appointed to the position by Minister David Mahlobo on 26 September.

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File:Director General of the State Security Agency, Arthur Fraser. Fraser was appointed to the position by Minister David Mahlobo on 26 September.

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.

WATCH: Arthur Fraser rubbishes far-reaching allegations made in &39;The President’s Keepers&39;

Loyiso Jafta has been appointed to act as director-general of the State Security Agency until a full-time appointment is finalised.