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Suspect arrested in connection with Parliament fire.

A 51-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the devastating fire at Parliament on Sunday, January 2.

The Minister of Public Works and the Infrastructure Patricia de Lille confirmed the arrest late on Sunday afternoon.

She addressed the media alongside Parliament’s deputy speaker Lechesa Tsenoli.

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The pair urged South Africans to allow law enforcement time to investigate.

The man is expected in court on Tuesday.

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