If you are a dodgy business person (there are quite a few around, dear reader, as we have learnt from Steinhoff and others), and are interested in owning a poodle, then I have a name for you.

If there is an SA politician who has outdone himself and outshone his colleagues in doing the bidding of his masters it is none other than the former mineral resources minister, Mosebenzi Zwane...

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as exclusive Financial Times articles, ProfileData financial data, and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@businesslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now