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Thread: *NO LONGER BREAKING* Zuma 'agrees to go' (06 February 2018 - 22:14)

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    Default * BREAKING* Zuma 'agrees to go'

    President Jacob Zuma will resign as soon as a list of preconditions has been finalised, in a deal struck on Tuesday between Zuma and ANC leader Cyril Ramaphosa and confirmed by sources on Tuesday night.

    The deal led to the postponement of an ANC national executive committee (NEC) meeting scheduled for the following day to force Zuma’s removal from office.

    That meeting had been due to take place at the Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town and would have heard a recommendation from the ANC’s national working committee that Zuma be removed as head of state.
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    https://www.timeslive.co.za/politics...-agrees-to-go/
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    Preconditions.

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    Magashule would not confirm whether Zuma had agreed to resign
    More clickbait - the article makes no mention that Zupta resigned or agreed to go.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ambroseg1 View Post
    Preconditions.
    i.e. Get Out of Jail Card.
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    Excuse my scepticism but this seems like #FakeNews.

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    Quote Originally Posted by j4ck455 View Post
    Excuse my scepticism but this seems like #FakeNews.
    The ANC has confirmed that the planned national executive committee (NEC) meeting has been cancelled after a "constructive discussion" between President Jacob Zuma and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in Cape Town on Tuesday.
    the purpose of the meeting was to discuss zuma's fate

    why do you think the meeting has been cancelled ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grant View Post
    the purpose of the meeting was to discuss zuma's fate

    why do you think the meeting has been cancelled ?
    Objection, Your Honour...calls for speculation.

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    It says meeting postponed not cancelled. I hope they don't agree to those "pre-conditions", I think it safe to assume that he wants a stay from prosecution and also protection for his corrupt son.

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    Yes Cyril. Show him the meaning of concomitant action.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TysonRoux View Post
    i.e. Get Out of Jail Card.
    No way of running from the law, But hey this is Africa..

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    ANC will have bigger issues if they offer anything they can’t offer any guy off the street.

    Ie protection from prosecution = face off with constitutional judges and the public which could lead to the party being broken up, early elections where they would lose. They’d be stupid to offer this.
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    If true, I hope those conditions don't include leaving his Gupta appointees to stay on
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    as president, would ramaphosa have the legal power to pardon zuma`s crimes?
    Isn`t it up to the judiciary, and not the executive?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Urist View Post
    as president, would ramaphosa have the legal power to pardon zuma`s crimes?
    Isn`t it up to the judiciary, and not the executive?
    AFAIK the President has the power to pardon anyone but any pardon can be challenged in, and overturned by, the Constitutional Court
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