Vrede Dairy Farm intended beneficiary found dead

File: The failed dairy project saw around a R100-million meant for poor farmers - being siphoned off by Gupta associates and Free State officials.

File: The failed dairy project saw around a R100-million meant for poor farmers - being siphoned off by Gupta associates and Free State officials.

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JOHANNESBURG - One of the Vrede Dairy Farm intended beneficiaries has been found dead.

Philemon 'Booi' Ngwenya was killed last week.

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An autopsy shows Ngwenya was stabbed with a sharp object and it appears he wasn't murdered at home.

But rather, he was wrapped in blankets and then placed on his bed to make it look like he was sleeping.

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Here's a look back at what Ngwenya had to say about the project.