Unpacking SA's looting crisis: Would pardoning Zuma help or hinder efforts to bring calm to SA?

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In this episode of Sunday Times Politics Weekly, there can only be one topic worth delving into; this week we focus all our attention on SA's current looting crisis and how it came about. Was it organised? Is there a political agenda, who may be complicit and would pardoning former president Jacob Zuma escalate or calm the situation?  

We delve into all this and much more in this week's episode. 
15 Jul 2021 English South Africa Politics · News Commentary

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