File: President Jacob Zuma said he had "come to the decision to resign as president of the Republic with immediate effect".
PRETORIA - Former President Jacob Zuma got a chance to bid farewell to the staff at the Union Buildings.
He addressed them earlier on Friday evening at a farewell ceremony held in his honour.
Former President Jacob Zuma addressing Presidency staff in Pretoria at the Farewell Ceremony held in his honour today, 23 February 2018, in the Union Buildings. pic.twitter.com/raTvoJsUdQ— PresidencyZA (@PresidencyZA) February 23, 2018
Earlier this week, Zuma was honoured at a send-off ceremony in Cape Town.
Ministers and deputy ministers joined President Cyril Ramaphosa in honouring Zuma at Tuynhuys.