BREAKING: Mcebisi Jonas resigns as MP

Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas speaks during Human Rights commemoration and celebration at Babs Madlakane Hall in Uitenhage Picture: Brian Witbooi
Former deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas 
Picture: Brian Witbooi

Former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas has resigned as a member of parliament‚ the ANC said on Thursday.

“Office of the ANC CW confirms the resignation of former Deputy Finance Minister & ANC MP Cde Mcebisi Jonas as an MP effective 31 March 2017‚” the ANC in parliament tweeted.

“Comrade Jonas has served both as Deputy Minister and MP with absolute distinction and dedication.”

Jonas was axed by President Jacob Zuma‚ along with finance minister Pravin Gordhan‚ in a controversial cabinet reshuffle last week.

2 thoughts on “BREAKING: Mcebisi Jonas resigns as MP

  • April 6, 2017 at 11:34 am

    He gave good service and the thanks he got was being kicked out. yet people like zuma and his corrupt cronies stay to weird for words

  • April 6, 2017 at 10:55 am

    Interesting…..I give a standing ovation for him and Cde Peters for this gigantic move….#Our souls are not for sale


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