July 7 2015 at 09:30am
By Marianne Merten
Former Hawks boss Anwa Dramat was paid R3 109 029.80. File photo: Antoine de Ras.
Cape Town - Payouts for the departure of top government officials before their contracts expire, often amid allegations of misconduct or fallouts with ministers, cost South African taxpayers millions of rands each year, a spate of parliamentary replies shows.