According to AmaBhungane’s Stefaans Brummer, there are strong evidence which shows that the Guptas Family had a vert strong political protection from President Jacob Zuma.

“It appears that the Guptas, through their influence, managed to deploy people at an institution like Transnet. Once they had captured at an institution like Transnet, they would charge tolls for people who wanted to do business with that institution.”

Brummer who has been investigating how a letterbox company called Homix received hundreds of millions of rand in apparent kickbacks from companies doing business with Transnet