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18 Aug 2014
5:36 pm

Bogus Thulis Nxesi Facebook page investigated

Police were investigating the creation of a bogus Facebook page for Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi, his office said on Monday.

Minister of Sports and recreation Thulas Nxesi. Picture: Phumlani Thabethe.

“There is no charge yet and no one has been identified,” spokesman Sabelo Mali said.

He said Nxesi did not have a Facebook page and his office was worried “that the public may be taken for a ride by unscrupulous characters posing as the minister”.

bogus Facebook page for Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi

Mali said it was a criminal offence to create a bogus Facebook page.

– Sapa