National Assembly Speaker,Baleka Mbete will address the media on the voting procedure to be followed when themotion ofnoconfidence in President Jacob Zuma is debated.
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CAPE TOWN – National Assembly Speaker, Baleka Mbete has .granted a secret ballot the debate on a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.
She announced her decision on Monday on whether the vote in the debate on a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma the following day will be by secret ballot or not.
Mbete has been attacked by opposition parties for delaying her decision until the last minute.
She has also been threatened with court action by EFF leader Julius Malema if she does not allow a secret ballot.
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