Politicians wield not only power, they also gain access to financial wealth. We look at South Africa’s political rich-list.
But seriously, we set out to find the real rich politicians of South Africa.
10. Thabo Mbeki
He used his authority as the president and formulates the neoliberal structure of country’s economy to increase the household income and jobs creations and during his occupancy the economy grow with an average rate of 4.5 percent per year.
Thabo Mbeki estimated net worth is US $ 10 million. he is ranked at No. 10 in the list of top 10 richest politician of South Africa.
9. Jacob Zuma
He is also the president of the African National Congress. He is the leftist economist and has played major role in the development of trade unions as well as the youth league and women’s league which is big economic change in the country.
Jacob Zuma estimated net worth is US $ 20 million and he is ranked at No. 9 in the list of top 10 richest politician of South Africa.