No insurance for fire-ravaged parliament, could cost R1bn to rebuild

Taxpayers will have to foot the bill for repairs after the fire

09 January 2022 - 00:05
By THABO MOKONE, ANDISIWE MAKINANA and PHILANI NOMBEMBE

The houses of parliament have no insurance cover, meaning a repair and reconstruction bill that could reach R1bn will have to be footed by taxpayers.

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