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(<a href=https://twitter.com/JacaNews>Jacaranda Newsteam</a> via Twitter)
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Cape Town - A motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma was predictably defeated by an ANC majority in the National Assembly on Tuesday.

The motion had been brought by DA parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane.

A total of 221 voted against it, 113 were in favour, and eight abstained. Voting on the motion was delayed after it was discovered that the electronic voting system was not working.

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