Public relations scramble as president disses Pietermaritzburg

2013-10-23 00:00

LIGHT “ribbing” of other cities — including the capital of his home province — by President Jacob Zuma quickly turned into a public relations nightmare yesterday.

Using humour to drive home his point, Zuma had the audience in stitches when he said Johannesburg was a “serious national city” — unlike Rustenburg or Pietermaritzburg. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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