Total Cost to date to the South African Government for the accommodation, living expense, transport and other costs related to the residence of Jean Bertrand Aristide, former President of Haiti
FOR WRITTEN REPLY
QUESTION NO: 528
PUBLISHED IN INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER NO 10 OF 20 MARCH 2008
MR AJ LEON (DA) TO ASK THE MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS:
What is the total cost to date to the Government for:
(b) living expenses
(d) and other associated costs relating to the residence in Pretoria of Jean-Bertrand Aristide, former president of Haiti.
- The South African Government provides accommodation and services to former president Jean-Bertrand Aristide equivalent to those provided to a South African Cabinet Minister.
- The South African Government generally owns the accommodation and assets provided for utilisation with regard to the residence in Pretoria of former president Jean-Bertrand Aristide and the costs related thereto, like those of Cabinet Ministers, are integrated into the operations of Government.