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South African police raid MTN and external law firm offices

By Waithera Junghae

12 June 2018

South African police raid MTN and external law firm offices Johannesburg. istock.com/Henrique NDR Martins

Johannesburg-based lawyers have said that the police’s recent raid of local law firm Webber Wentzel as part of an investigation into South African telecommunications company MTN’s alleged bribery in Iran is “highly unusual”.