In 2012 Public Protector Thuli Madonsela found her guilty of abusing her travel perks and recommended that Zuma reprimand her.
In another investigation while Joemat-Pettersson was minister of agriculture, forestry and fisheries Madonsela called for disciplinary action against her for her role in an R800 million marine-resources tender. Despite her indiscretions, Joemat-Pettersson has faced no consequences, as she is part of Zuma’s inner circle.
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