Axed ministers who resigned as MPs to pocket millions

Axed cabinet ministers who swiftly resigned as MPs this week are due to pocket millions of rands on top of their pensions, thanks to a generous but little-known “gratuity” for their public service. Former ministers Tina Joemat-Pettersson and Dipuo Peters and former deputy minister Mcebisi Jonas promptly gave up their seats in parliament after losing … Continue reading Axed ministers who resigned as MPs to pocket millions