Parliament – Sidelined former senior ANC MP and portfolio committee chairwoman Vytjie Mentor has claimed in a Facebook post that the powerful Gupta family offered her a ministerial post.
This is a screen grab of the Facebook post by Vytjie Mentor about Gupta's pic.twitter.com/MQpBWfMeCk— Pierre de Vos (@pierredevos) March 15, 2016
“But they hap (sic) previously asked me to become minister of public enterprises when Barbara Hogan got the chop, provided that I would drop the SAA flight route to India and give to them,” Mentor said in a Facebook message to the Democratic Alliance’s Johann Arbie.
“I refused and so I was never made a minister. The president was in another room when they offered me this in Saxonwold,” she added.