The African National Congress parliamentary caucus has welcomed five new MPs who will fill the vacancies left following the resignation of a number of former ministers as Members of Parliament.
Former Energy Minister, Jeff Radebe, says he feels privileged to have served in many portfolios in government for the past 25 years.
Former Tourism Minister, Derek Hanekom, is the latest former cabinet member to resign his seat in parliament.
The exodus of former Ministers from Parliament is continuing. The latest two to tender their resignations are Jeff Radebe and Siyabonga Cwele.
Energy Minister Jeff Radebe says a partnership between government and the private sector is crucial in ensuring a sustainable supply of energy in the country.