JOHANNESBURG - Suspended ANC Secretary-General, Ace Magashule says the military veterans’ demands are genuine.
Magashule says some are struggling to make ends meet.
Forty-two of 53 military veterans arrested after last week's hostage drama have been granted R500 bail each.
The accused appeared in court at the Kgosi Mampuru correctional centre in Pretoria.
It's alleged Defence Minister Thandi Modise, her deputy, Thabang Makwetla, and Minister in the Presidency, Mondli Gungubele were prevented from leaving a meeting with them.