Jacob Zuma’s Tuynhuys office evacuated due to electrical fault

2014-07-07 15:38

President Jacob Zuma’s Tuynhuys office in Cape Town had to be evacuated for a short period after smoke was detected.

“Early this morning, the presidency received information that smoke was coming out of one of the offices in Tuynhuys ...” said Zuma’s spokesperson Mac Maharaj today.

“The Emergency Management Services investigated and reported the source of the smoke to be an electrical fault.”

There was no damage to the building.

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