VIDEO AND BLOG: No confidence vote in Zuma on Thursday


President Jacob Zuma attends meeting of the Heads of State on the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) prior to the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union (AU) in January 2018.


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JOHANNESBURG – A motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma is to be heard by Thursday. 

On Wednesday, all political parties represented in Parliament agreed to the move.





On Wednesday afternoon, Zuma addressed the media via the SABC, saying he would not resign now

The ANC on Tuesday resolved to recall Zuma as the president of South Africa.

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He said depending on logistics, mainly the Chief Justice’s availability, South Africa could have a new president as early as Thursday.

The State of the Nation Address (Sona) would then take place on Monday.

It was also revealed that the budget speech would take place in March.