‘Less than candid’ ex-president ordered to pay R95k maintenance

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‘Less than candid’ ex-president ordered to pay R95k maintenance

The defendant has more money going into his accounts than the income he indicated in his papers, judge finds

Tania Broughton

A former president has been ordered to pay his estranged wife R95,000 a month, plus other expenses, as interim maintenance ahead of their divorce.

The parties cannot be named because of a blanket ruling by the Constitutional Court barring the disclosure of parties in divorce proceedings.

The Rule 43 application was argued before Pietermaritzburg high court acting judge Barry Skinner earlier this week. ..

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