N West government admit paying Gupta-linked company millions

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The Department of Health in North West has admitted that it has paid a Gupta-linked company, a R30 million advance and has further made available R108 million for a single vehicle mobile clinic.

Mediosa, an Indian company with no website or offices has changed names three times since 2015.

Leaks of the Gupta emails revealed that costs spreadsheet were sent to Tony Gupta, before the company was awarded various contracts months later.

North West Health HOD Dr. Thabo Lekalakala has admitted he had his suspicions that the Guptas were involved.