Equipment lying around Nkandla security room

2015-07-26 12:04
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PICS: Media tour inside Nkandla

Select media have been allowed into President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead in KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday for an official tour. See all the latest pictures from inside Nkandla here.

Durban - The surveillance camera room at Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead has boxes and equipment strewn around the room, according to a News24 journalist who is part of an official tour.

The media was allowed into the homestead in KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday for an official tour. 

This visit comes after the SA National Editors' Forum said it was disappointed by the limited access journalists had during a parliamentary committee oversight visit to Zuma's home on Wednesday. 

After being shown the room, News24's Amanda Khoza said journalists asked how the place was being monitored at the moment.

General Mondli Bethuel Zuma replied there was a “contingency plan”.

Khoza said he would not elaborate on this plan but said security would have to be beefed up because the public had seen all of the security systems.

Journalists were also shown the police commander’s office, which had files neatly stacked on the floor.

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