Lawrence Mrwebi's memory foggy over incriminating evidence on Mdluli case

Advocate Lawrence Mrwebi could not recall details about incriminating evidence presented during his cross-examination at the Mokgoro Inquiry on Friday.

Mrwebi unlawfully ordered the withdrawal of the case against former Crime Intelligence head Richard Mdluli in 2011.

The evidence in a memo and other documents, suggests that Mrwebi was acting in the interests of Mdluli and Crime Intelligence, reports EWN's Barry Bateman.

Read: Jiba denies knowing Richard Mdluli beyond his role as a police officer

He was parroting exactly what was said by Crime Intelligence.

Barry Bateman, EWN reporter

This comes to the allegation that he was acting with an ulterior purpose, to frustrate the investigation and prosecution of Richard Mdluli.

Barry Bateman, EWN reporter

When he was asked about that meeting and those representations, his memory suddenly failed him.

Barry Bateman, EWN reporter

Listen to the EWN update on The John Maytham Show:


This article first appeared on CapeTalk : Lawrence Mrwebi's memory foggy over incriminating evidence on Mdluli case


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