Zille rises again & Duduzane Zuma gives the commission bogus testimony

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Former president Jacob Zuma's son and Gupta business associate Duduzane Zuma says he is not corrupt, but a victim of a “political storm” in SA, but renowned Sunday Times political reporter Qaanitah Hunter says that the explanations he gave were rehearsed and bogus.

The Sunday Times politics team also discuss former DA leader Helen Zille’s campaigning for the party's most powerful position – federal chairperson — while insisting that she was asked to re-enter politics in an effort to help boost the official opposition.
8 Oct 2019 English South Africa News · Government

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