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Investigative report reveals Gupta family linked to SA's top parastatals

Evidence of alleged state capture seems to be piling up, as the Gupta family probe unfolds in public.

New reports have emerged tying the Guptas to the management of the country's biggest state-owned enterprises (SOEs).

Investigative journalist Sam Sole revealed that board members at power utility Eskom and freight rail company Transnet had influential connections with the controversial family.

Sole explains the ties between key individuals and says it cannot be a coincidence that the Guptas have connections with at least nine board members at Eskom.

What are the odds that these connected people turn up on the boards of these two mega corporations linked to the state - just by chance? There are just too many connections.

Sam Sole, investigative journalist

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