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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 reconstitutes Inter-Ministerial Committee on Information and Publicity

President Jacob Zuma has reconstituted the Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Information and Publicity, the Presidency announced on Monday. The IMC is responsible for championing and coordinating the work of government with regards to communicating government programmes. “The IMC will now be called the Inter-Ministerial Committee on Communication and will be chaired by the President assisted […]

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Zuma congratulates new Somalia President

JOHANNESBURG, February 10 (ANA) – President Jacob Zuma on Friday congratulated the newly-elected President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo. “President Zuma expressed his commitment to continue working closely with President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo to enhance the bilateral relations between South Africa and Somalia,” the international relations and cooperation department said in […]