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How Eskom was captured by the Guptas #GuptaLeaks

An explosive cache of emails from inside the Gupta empire has provided evidence of how the family captured the president, the government and key state-owned entities.

In 2015, as Brian Molefe and his key lieutenant Anoj Singh moved across to Eskom, the Guptas turned their attention to the power utility’s R40-billion primary energy budget.

According to The amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism the capturing started early in 2015 when the then Eskom chief executive Tshediso Matona was put on suspension and Minister Lynne Brown moving Transnet chief executive Brian Molefe across to Eskom.

Coming with Molefe would be Transnet chief financial officer Anoj Singh.

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