/ 17 October 2021

Mabuza’s Russian jaunts and the slippery consequences of medical tourism

David Mabuza Deputy President Photo Delwyn Verasamy
Gooses and ganders? President Cyril Ramaphosa with his deputy, David Mabuza (right), who has sought treatment in Russia. (Delwyn Verasamy/M&G)
For more than five years the deputy president has remained steadfast in his right to travel abroad to receive medical treatment

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