14 January 2014
The Democratic Alliance said a reply
to a parliamentary question has revealed that a further R1.3 million has been
spent by the Public Enterprises, Correctional Services and Social Development
Ministries on car hire.
DA MP of Transport Ian Ollis said
Minister Gigaba rented a car for 1km and paid and paid R2 381.79 for the trip
which is unacceptable. Ollis added.
“In another instance his Deputy
Minister also spent R6 435.00 on a rental which was later cancelled and
therefore never used and the Minister of Social
Development, Bathabile Dlamini, spent R642 904.97 and her Deputy, Bongi Ntuli
spent R142 822.79.” Ollis added
Ollis futher added that they will
not stop their efforts to have a new Ministerial Handbook published and
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