Ramaphosa says working for the people of SA his 'top priority'

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has been embroiled in several high profile cases involving President Cyril Ramaphosa and Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan. The president has taken Mkhwebane's adverse findings against him on judicial review. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa says his matter with Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane should be left to the courts to decide.

The president says working for the people of South Africa remains his top priority.

He was speaking after his visit to Tanzania.

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"These are political things that are happening and they're not distracting me," said Ramaphosa.

"I was elected by the people of South Africa to do their work and that remains my focus."

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Ramaphosa and Tanzanian counterpart John Pombe Magufuli agreed to work together to ensure economic growth and advance stability in the two countries.