Former Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor, Mongameli Bobani, was the 10th suspect in the Hawks’ sights in the latest arrests for fraud and corruption.
The alleged crime dates back to 2010 and is linked to the integrated public transport system and other projects.
He passed on last week from COVID-19 complications.
UDM leader Bantu Holomisa pays tribute to Bobani at his funeral service:
It had been tabled by the Democratic Alliance (DA).
He had ascended to the mayoral position in 2018 after Athol Trollip was removed from the post.