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Save SA campaigners complain about disruptions from ‘Zuma’s informal troops’

Members of the Save SA movement accused President Jacob Zuma’s supporters of disrupting their press conference in Cape Town on Wednesday afternoon. A video emerged from the twitter account of Lawson Naidoo referring to “Zuma’s informal troops” disrupting proceedings. This was retweeted by the Save SA twitter handle with the hashtag The #realSONA. Zuma’s informal troops […]

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Twitter reacts to #SaveSA – not much fence-sitting as users either endorse or slam Pityana

As Sipho Pityana of the Save South Africa movement delivered his “alternative” State of the Nation address in Cape Town yesterday, twitter responded with vigour. While there were retweets and votes of confidence, there was also very harsh criticism. President Jacob Zuma is scheduled to deliver his 10th State of The Nation address in Parliament […]