JOHANNESBURG- Speaking at the media briefing held at Luthuli House on Tuesday, party secretary general Ace Magashule said Zuma will respond to the recall on Wednesday and taht the president did nothing wrong.
The party has insisted that President Jacob Zuma has done nothing wrong, saying the recall still has to happen though.
Magashule said, “We did not take these decisions because comrade Jacob Zuma has done anything wrong,” Magashule told reporters.
“The decision of the NEC provides certainty to the people of South Africa at a time when the economic and social challenges facing the country require urgent and resolute response by all sections of society.”
The party secretary general also respond to the previous reports that Russia’s president Vladimir Putin was to land in South to finalise the nuclear deal.
“Forget about [that] fake news [on] Russian nuclear or any other thing that disrespects President Zuma. We still believe in him as a leader,” said Magashule.
Ramaphosa will deliver the SONA address, Magashule said the is not a legal requirement but be given by Ramaphosa.
“Some of the matters we are contending with are the opportunistic manoeuvres by the opposition in Parliament, including motions of no confidence in the president, calls for [the] dissolution of Parliament and other desperate acts,” Magashule said.
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