They were speaking during an interactive session in Boksburg on Friday, where hundreds of delegates and stakeholders from the water sector interacted with Minister Gugile Nkwinti.
His aim was to point out there was no electric fencing at his homes in Boksburg as well as Cala and Elliot in the Eastern Cape, just the cameras - which he paid nothing for.
This past weekend, Mantashe gave journalists a tour of his properties in Boksburg, Cala and Elliot.
A sporting gun shop in Boksburg, east of Johannesburg, came under attack by robbers on Wednesday morning.
JOHANNESBURG - Boksburg police have confirmed a robbery at weapons store Limpopo Safaris.
We also spoke to Lana Katz, 32-year-old stuntwoman from Bloubergstrand, Western Cape, who was paired with Lindelani Mqwa, a 28-year-old fitness instructor from Boksburg.
Former Bosasa employee Richard le Roux claimed that the company paid for security updates at Minister Gwede Mantashe’s three properties, one in Boksburg in Gauteng and two in the Eastern Cape.
According to Mantashe, the upgrades were arranged by the ANC's security team following numerous burglaries at his residence.
Maybe if we knew what we know now, we would not have interacted with Papa [Leshabane] on this matter,” Mantashe told journalists who were invited on a tour of his Boksburg home on Saturday morning.
[WATCH] Mantashe gives tour of house, says Bosasa didn't pay R300k for upgrades Sethembiso Zulu | Minister of Mineral Resources Gwede Mantashe invited members of the media for a tour at his house in Boksburg on 9 February 2019.