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SOEs are being used to loot taxpayers' money - Motlanthe

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Kgalema Motlanthe. (Picture: GCIS)
Kgalema Motlanthe. (Picture: GCIS)

Johannesburg - Parastatals are being used to loot taxpayers’ money, former president Kgalema Motlanthe said on Thursday.

Recent shenanigans at Eskom demonstrated that public resources are being wasted and people are being left in the cold, he said at Oxfam's launch of its South African branch at Constitution Hill.

"Instead, people want to be praised for keeping the lights on, which is their only responsibility."

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