Johannesburg - A Hawks police captain accused of conspiracy, extortion and corruption was expected to appear in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court on Friday.

Captain Patrick Yizaya Siyali, 51, was expected to bring a new lawyer.

During his previous appearance, he told the court he would appoint a new legal representative from LegalWise and not from legal aid.

He is out on R10 000 bail. - Sapa