Businessman who allegedly captured Tshwane fleet department had a man on the inside

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AmaBhungane previously reported that Kganyago, the owner of Balimi Barui Trading (BBT), paid R15m to three companies linked to EFF leader Julius Malema and the party's new secretary-general, Marshall Dlamini, during and after a tender to supply the City with its fuel needs.

BBT was one of three companies awarded the three-year R500m fuel contract though its prices were effectively the highest of 10 shortlisted bidders. The EFF holds significant sway in the City, where it is regarded as kingmaker by dint of its significant minority vote.

The party has banned amaBhungane and is not responding to our requests for comment.

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