Ramokgopa sparks controversy as he wears designer sweater on TV appearance

Cape Town –The recent television appearance of Electricity Minister Kgosientsho Ramokgopa wearing an expensive Michael Kors sweater has sparked controversy on social media. The white sweater, which is believed to be worth R6 000, caught the attention of social media users, who questioned its high price and why the minister chose to wear it. Live on @eNCA Channel 403 in... Read more → The post Ramokgopa sparks controversy as he wears designer sweater on TV appearance appeared first on African Insider.

Ramokgopa sparks controversy as he wears designer sweater on TV appearance

Cape Town –The recent television appearance of Electricity Minister Kgosientsho Ramokgopa wearing an expensive Michael Kors sweater has sparked controversy on social media.

The white sweater, which is believed to be worth R6 000, caught the attention of social media users, who questioned its high price and why the minister chose to wear it.

According to Times Live, a minister earns R2,473,682, while a deputy minister receives R2,037,129.

The Independent Commission for the Remuneration of Public Office Bearers recently proposed a 3.8% increase in salary and benefits for politicians and officials in 2023, the report said.

These proposed increases were published in the Government Gazette after consultations with various government departments and officials.

Take a look at some of the reactions on Twitter:

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Compiled by Betha Madhomu

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