STATEMENT: Police investigate threats against Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma

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Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini-Zuma at the 4th ANC NGC, 8th October 2015

Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini-Zuma at the 4th ANC NGC, 8th October 2015

JOHANNESBURG - Police are investigating threats against former AU leader, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.

Police confirmed media reports on Friday that Dlamini-Zuma, is getting extra protection.

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SAPS spokesperson Sally de Beer says, "Further protection is being provided to the former African Union Chairperson informed by the outcome of a security assessment conducted and ongoing investigations in relation to threats directed at her person."

"The SAPS will not discuss or deliberate on any details of the security afforded to Dr Dlamini-Zuma, or in relation to the mentioned threat and security assessment, that in itself would constitute a breach of security."