Malema’s salary revealed… Amazing figures
Julius Malema is officially paid by tax payers as a parliamentarian. Not only is he paid as a Member of Parliament but also as a Leader of a Minority Party.
The Department of Public Service and Administration makes known the salaries of all those paid by its purse.
They release all new salaries via a Government Gazette which is passed by the Minister of the department.
The exact figures: R 1 346 232 p.a
Malema is paid as a Leader of a Minority Party in the National Assembly. These figures usually change every year depending on how much increment is introduced and passed.
As a Member of Parliament, Malema is tasked to champion the issues from his constituency and has an obligation to report back on progress made in parliament.
There are a number of benefits to Members of Parliament. Of these include: GEMS Medical Aide (A medical aide scheme by government for government employees); travel allowance; house allowance (at parliamentary villas); office allowance and several others.
That is a great package compared to many governments’ salaries in Africa and even abroad.