Zuma ‘coming back home’

2012-08-17 09:39

President Jacob Zuma is “coming home”.

Zuma is reportedly cutting short his stay at the Southern African Development Community (SADC) summit in Mozambique and is heading back home following the massacre of mineworkers at Lonmin’s North West Marikana mine yesterday.

On his Twitter page, international relations and co-operations spokesperson Nelson Kgwete tweeted: “President Zuma to leave #SADCSummit and head back home.”

Zuma had earlier expressed shock at the violence that has claimed over 40 lives and called for a full investigation.

Presidency spokesperson Mac Maharaj is still to confirm Zuma’s return.

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