Pay politicians on a commission basis

- | 2 weeks ago

We didn’t realise it was so tough for our dedicated and hard-working members of parliament.

According to outgoing Economic Freedom Fighters MP Godrich Gardee, the R1. 1 million-a-year salary – and numerous perks – are not nearly enough to keep body and soul together, never mind compensate these selfless people for their service.

As he resigned from the House of Assembly to go into a private law practice, Gardee complained that his salary was “disgusting”.

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