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Zuma appoints acting ConCourt judges

JOHANNESBURG, July 4  – President Jacob Zuma appointed Justice Dumisani Hamilton Zondi and Justice Jody Kollapen as acting judges in the Constitutional Court, the Presidency said on Tuesday. “President Jacob Zuma has in terms of section 175 (1) of the of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, appointed Justice Dumisani Hamilton Zondi, a Judge […]

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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 meeting with Kabila is ‘their private business’ – protesters

PRETORIA, June 25 – President Jacob Zuma’s meeting with visiting Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) President Joseph Kabila on Sunday is a non-event, according to DRC nationals protesting at the Sefako Makgatho presidential guesthouse in Pretoria. “Our Constitution dictates that at the end of his second term Kabila must have vacated from power. An election […]