Official confirms that Zuma exit not discussed by ANC NEC
Official confirms that Zuma exit not discussed by ANC NEC
Jacob Zuma BRICS Business Council meeting
13 January, 2018, 03:52
ANC Secretary-General Ace Magashule told reporters at a break in the meeting that the only item on the agenda was the statement to be read by Ramaphosa on January 8 to mark the 106th birthday of the ANC.
President Jacob Zuma and ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa have had intimate meetings, as speculation over Zuma's future as head of state remains uncertain.
Recent events had indicated that the market had not entirely priced in Zuma's exit‚ which was expected after reports last week that he would be recalled if he did not voluntarily resign before today's meeting.
President Kenyatta is scheduled to make his first foreign trip his his reelection for second term on October 26th.
The ANC's public support has declined under Zuma's leadership as voters have become increasingly disillusioned with a raft of corruption scandals, weak economic growth and an unemployment rate that has risen to almost 28 percent.
It also brought tens of thousands of anti-Zuma protesters onto the streets in nationwide marches.
It is quite clear that Ramaphosa is not equal to the task of getting rid Zuma as the majority of the ANC is still made up of corrupt and selfish leaders who put filling their own pockets before the needs of the people.
"The ANC can not avoid dealing with the future of Jacob Zuma". You can't say when you have a president of the ANC and president of the country ... these two must exist in parallel.
The new ANC national executive committee met for the first time on Wednesday in East London, where the party's annual 8 January celebrations will be held.
Longmont could see some high winds today but should see clear skies over the weekend, according to the National Weather Service . Wind chill values could be as low as minus 15 degrees from northwesterly, then southeasterly winds in the afternoon.
Netanyahu will be the second Israeli premier to visit India after diplomatic ties were established between the two sides in 1992. Netanyahu will lead an Israeli trade delegation comprised of some 130 business leaders to negotiate defense deals.
Currently, no common supplier, distributor, or retailer of leafy greens has been identified as a possible source of the outbreak. It's also important to avoid preparing food when you are sick, particularly if you are sick with diarrhea.
Both played for legendary DE head coach Tubby Raymond, who served as head coach of the Blue Hens for 36 seasons in 1966-2001. The former Chiefs offensive coordinator was officially welcomed to the team in a news conference Tuesday at Halas Hall.
Iowa needed just 2:08 to reel off the first 10 points of the second half and force IL to call a timeout to pick up the pieces. Leading the scoring for IL this year is Leron Black, with 14.3 PPG and 5.7 RPG, while Michael Finke has 10.6 PPG and 5.4 RPG.
It's also unclear whether or not Williams knew that Wahlberg hadn't yet committed to the reshoots when she agreed to participate. Mark Wahlberg reportedly held up production on " All the Money in the World " reshoots until he got his $1.5 million payday.
Gilbert tried to get her TV mom to walk away from the controversy bait by asking if Roseanne was "sure" she wanted to go there. Reportedly , an ABC publicist did try to stop the panel, but Roseanne Barr just pressed ahead with her comments.
Liman eventually bowed out as well, in all likelihood because he wasn't satisfied with whatever form the script was taking. The project was expected to begin production this March in New Orleans, but it's unclear if that's still the case.
It has been learnt that a 16-year-old girl was raped and brutally murdered in Bhalwal tehsil of Sargodha which lies in Punjab. An FIR was also lodged against the killing of one of the victims of police firing, Shoaib Islam, at B-Division police station.
But Simpson's comments appear to confirm that the FBI did not launch its Trump-Russia investigation just because of the dossier. Mr Simpson declined to say who he suspected the whistle-blower to be, but did not think it was a source of Mr Steele's.
Does YouTube enable controversial stars like Logan Paul?
YouTube has cut ties with actor Logan Paul , who posted a shocking video of himself joking and laughing around a dead body. In light of its recent struggles to police inappropriate content on its platform, YouTube wasn't going to let this slide.
Ecuador grants citizenship to Assange
Ecuador's foreign minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa said Assange was naturalised as a citizen on 12 December, at his request. The WikiLeaks co-founder has been holed up in the Ecuadorian embassy fighting sexual assault allegations in Sweden.
Patrick Kane Named to NHL All-Star Game Roster
He proved to be a bargain, tallying 65 points (28 goals, 37 assists) in 2016-17, and has continued to prove himself this season. This year's game is January 28 in Tampa, Fla. and will again feature 11 players from each of the NHL's four divisions.
Caribbean hit by massive natural disaster
Tsunami warnings were issued for the Cayman Islands, Puerto Rico, Jamaica, the Caribbean islands, Central America, and Mexico. A tsunami advisory signals a threat to those in or near water, as strong currents and waves could be unsafe .
Harvey Weinstein Got Slapped In The Face Last Night
The camera then follows Weinstein and the sober coach at a distance as the two approach the parking valet in a covered corridor. Since that time, dozens of women have come forward to share their stories of abuse allegedly at the hands of Weinstein.
Terms 'agreed' for PSG star Lucas Moura
United have plenty of attacking support in Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial, but they need an effective No. 10 in the squad. And Collet-Guadin has posted on his Twitter feed that the player "has agreed to go to Manchester United".
GoPro cuts more than 250 jobs, drops Karma drone business
Rumors about Apple deciding to buy GoPro have circulated since at least 2015, even appearing as recently as February 2017 . The disappointing outlook sent shares plummeting almost a third to an all-time low of $5.04 in morning trading Monday.
Pakistan wins toss, bats in 2nd ODI vs. New Zealand
To secure the ODI series New Zealand need to manage just one victory against Pakistan and they have still three matches in hand. The fearsome bowling attack will have to come to the party, and soon, for Pakistan to counter an in-form New Zealand batting.
'Google Pay' is Here to Rebrand Company's Payment Solutions
Through Google Pay, it is possible to send and receive money from/to your friends/colleagues/family apart from shopping payments. Google, known for its plethora of applications all doing more or less the same thing, has launched Google Pay at CES 2018.