SSA's Arthur Fraser facing court interdict

The Inspector-General of Intelligence has launched a court application seeking to prevent Director General of the State Security Agency (SSA) Arthur Fraser from interfering in his investigations.

Inspector-General of Intelligence Setlhomamaru Dintwe claims Fraser tried to unlawfully revoke his security clearance in a bid to prevent him being able to investigate Fraser's own alleged misconduct.

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Arthur Fraser has purported to withdraw his [Dintwe's] clearance and denied him access even to his own office. So he [Dintwe] is saying he cant do his job - his constitutionally mandated job.

He also points to an investigation that he is conducting as the Inspector-General into allegations against Arthur Fraser as the DG.

Sam Sole, Journalist at amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism

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