Fear of rape, earthquakes motivated Nkandla upgrades

2013-11-14 11:05

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Concern for the safety of the president’s family amid an increase in rape, and the likelihood of an earthquake in Nkandla are among the reasons for the upgrades costing more than R200 million to President Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla home.

The newspaper also reported that one of the biggest beneficiaries of state spending on upgrades to Zuma’s Nkandla home was not appointed by tender but by the president himself.

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