Sisulu must explain dept's R10m bill for flowers and gifts - DA

2017-07-16 22:30
Lindiwe Sisulu. (Jaco Marais)

Lindiwe Sisulu. (Jaco Marais)

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Johannesburg - The Democratic Alliance on Sunday questioned how the Department of Human Settlements could have spent more than R10m on flowers and gifts.

"Minister, Lindiwe Sisulu revealed, in a reply to a DA question, that her department spent more than R10m on flowers and gifts for employees in the 2013-14 financial year," said DA MP Solly Malatsi.

He said the party would now submit further questions in Parliament, in order to establish more details on the matter.

"[Sisulu] must also make public the full list of people who benefited from the R10m."

*Minister Sisulu subsequently issued a statement on R10m, which was carried in our story here.  

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