ANALYSIS | At EFF congress, keep an eye on money man Marshall Dlamini

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Marshall Dlamini is tipped to replace the lacklustre Godrich Gardee as the EFF’s secretary general at its elective conference, which kicks off on Friday.

But just who is Marshall Dlamini?Over the last year or so, since his name came up in connection with dubious tenders in Johannesburg and Tshwane, Dlamini has been of interest to amaBhungane. In that time, he has also garnered some level of media attention, making headlines for assaulting a security official in Parliament at the State of the Nation Address in February.

Those close to Malema are reportedly lobbying hard for Dlamini to replace Gardee, but Dlamini’s enigmatic rise cannot be explained by his fondness for what is becoming the Fighters’ rite of passage – very public brawls.

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