'The MEC wants his people' - This is how Diko scored R120m PPE tender, SIU contends

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Thandisizwe Diko during a press conference of the mornachs to discuss the cannibis industry in East London.
Thandisizwe Diko during a press conference of the mornachs to discuss the cannibis industry in East London.
Lubabalo Ngcukana/City Press

"The MEC wants his people."

This is what the former chief financial officer of the Gauteng health department, Kabelo Lehloenya, said before she irregularly signed off on two Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) tenders amounting to R120 million to Royal Bhaca - a company owned by Madzikane II Thandisizwe Diko.

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