Some items stolen from Mokonyane recovered

Police have recovered some stolen items belonging to Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane after her hotel room was burgled.

Minister of Water Affairs and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane speaking in her capacity as the ANC's campaign head at the party's National General Council on 11 October 2015. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN

CAPE TOWN - Police have recovered some stolen items belonging to Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane.

Her Mthatha hotel room was burgled while she was sleeping during the early hours of Sunday morning.

The security alerted Mokonyane of her room's open window when she discovered some of her items were missing.

The police's Marinda Mills says a TV from another room was also stolen during the break-in.

“They took her handbag with an iPad and cellphone, televisions and toiletries. The two televisions were recovered and some of the toiletries. The other items taken have not been recovered.”

No one has been arrested yet.

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)