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South Africa: A Battle Brews in the African National Congress

Apr 11, 2017 | 09:15 GMT
Protests in South Africa
South African President Jacob Zuma's decision to dismiss Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan on March 30 caused uproar among leaders of the ruling African National Congress, its supporters and the other parties in its Tripartite Alliance.
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South African President Jacob Zuma's time in office may be winding down, but the contest to replace him as head of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) is heating up. And as the ruling party's leadership congress approaches, Zuma is working to ensure that he leaves office in good hands -- and in good standing....

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