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Another court application to get Gordhan back, and try order steps for removal of Zuma

JOHANNESBURG – The Helen Suzman Foundation has lodged an application seeking the Constitutional Court to have President Jacob Zuma’s firing of former finance minister Pravin Gordhan and his deputy Mcebisi Jonas be declared invalid and set aside. The organisation said Zuma has established a pattern of “irrational and unlawful behaviour” through the Nkandla debacle and […]

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Zuma congratulates Macron on overwhelming French election victory

JOHANNESBURG – South African President Jacob Zuma on Monday congratulated Emmanuel Macron, President-elect of the Republic of France, following his victory in the French presidential elections. “South Africa looks forward to working with the French government under the leadership of Mr Macron to consolidate the already strong political, economic and trade ties between South Africa […]