Oscar Pistorius accidentally fired a gun shot in a busy Melrose Arch restaurant in Johannesburg in January, narrowly missing a friend's foot, according to a report. File photo: Reuters

Sports Minister, Fikile Mbalula, has announced that South African Paralympic medalists will receive the same monetary reward as their able-bodied counterparts.

Sports Minister, Fikile Mbalula, has announced that South African Paralympic medalists will receive the same monetary reward as their able-bodied counterparts.