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President Zuma to chair routine meetings of Cabinet Committees

JOHANNESBURG,  February 7 – Amid rumours and reports of his imminent resignation President Jacob Zuma’s office said he would be chairing routine meetings of Cabinet Committees as scheduled on Wednesday. “The Cabinet Committees sitting today include the Economic Sectors, Employment and Infrastructure Development (ESEID) and the International Cooperation, Trade and Security (ICTS),” said the Presidency […]

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State-of-the-nation will take place before Budget speech, says SA Parliament

PARLIAMENT, February 6 – President Jacob Zuma will not be delivering South Africa’s state-of-the-nation address this coming Thursday after a decision by Parliament’s presiding officer’s that the official opening of the legislature and the speech be postponed.   In an unprecedented move, Speaker Baleka Mbete on Tuesday announced that the meeting would be postponed on […]