Angelo Agrizzi is among fove suspects linked to the alleged corrupt awarding of tenders worth R1.6bn by the department of correctional services to Bosasa are expected to appear in court on Wednesday after handing themselves over to police.

Former top prison bosses and Angelo Agrizzi are among those the Hawks have linked to the alleged corrupt awarding of tenders worth R1.6bn by the department of correctional services to Bosasa.

Hawks spokesperson Brig Hangwani Mulaudzi confirmed to the media that the suspects, including a person who is currently overseas, were contacted on Tuesday by detectives from the serious economic offences unit.

“They were arrested this morning after they surrendered to the Hawks officers,” he said.