05/04/2017 16:08 SAST | Updated 05/04/2017 16:12 SAST

Axed Minister Dipuo Peters: My Children Are Now My Priority

The former transport minister, who was axed in the Cabinet reshuffle, spoke out on Power FM.

Dipuo Peters.
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Dipuo Peters.

Former transport minister Dipuo Peters, who resigned as an MP after losing her job in President Jacob Zuma's reshuffle, has been taking to the airwaves to describe her feelings.

Peters, who on Wednesday told reporters that she was happy she was getting out while she could still walk and talk, spoke out on Power FM.

She said her removal as minister showed her what was important in life.

Peters was asked how she felt about losing her post to Joe Maswanganyi, and whether she took it as a reflection that President Jacob Zuma did not think she was doing a good job.

Her response: