DURBAN- Nonkanyiso Conco won who will be marrying Jacob Zuma, becoming his seventh wife, her job certainty has become uncertain.
Conco has a role at a national campaign as a communication officer that helps young women avoid unwanted pregnancies and HIV infections, her employers are alarmed by the man she is marrying.
The initiative She Conquers was launched by government as a campaign to “improve the lives of adolescent girls and young women in South Africa.” The aim is to educate girls on unwanted pregnancies, HIV infections‚ gender-based violence and stay in school.
Lerato Morulane the campaign’s national executive committee chairperson, is reportedly have told The Citizen they knew Conco planned to marry Zuma but where unaware, “who she was marrying.”
Morluane said, “[Conco] has not been transparent with us and this is one of the things we are pushing in the campaign‚ for transparency and accountability towards young people‚”
She said the board is concerned of her affiliation with Zuma.
Morulane added, “This raises a lot of alarms for us … Looking at all the controversial things around the Zuma family‚ it makes us not honest with young people. If they lose trust in us‚ they will question us.”
Conco has given birth to a son, reportedly Zuma is the father, she gave birth on April 12, Zuma’s birthday who celebrated his 76th birthday. She is known to be visiting the Nkandla since she was 19 according to The Sunday Times report.
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