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National Assembly Speaker schedules Zuma no confidence vote for August 3

PARLIAMENT, June 30 – National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete has scheduled a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma for August 3, Parliament said on Friday. In a statement, Parliament said Mbete had undertaken consultation with the leader of government business, deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa, and the African National Congress chief whip Jackson Mthembu, […]

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Zuma launches programme to redress economic imbalance in KZN

DURBAN, June 28– President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday launched Operation Vula, KwaZulu-Natal’s ground-breaking policy programme aimed at addressing the skewed economic make-up of the province through the empowerment of the previously disenfranchised. Zuma was accompanied by members of the Provincial Executive Council at the launch in Ixobho. In a statement from the Presidency, Zuma described […]