Energy minister Jeff Radebe taken to hospital for 'health emergency'
Energy minister Jeff Radebe was admitted to hospital on Wednesday, parliamentary speaker Baleka Mbete confirmed.
Mbete told parliament Radebe was taken for treatment in "an emergency due to ill health".
Radebe had been scheduled to answer parliamentary questions in the national assembly.
The department of energy could not immediately confirm the information.
This is a developing story.
Speaker Baleka Mbete announces an apology from Minister Jeff Radebe who was scheduled to answer questions but has since been "rushed to hospital on an emergency due to ill health".— Scapegoat (@AndiMakinana) March 13, 2019