Pandor appointed acting president

2015-03-30 15:21
Naledi Pandor (File: Sapa)

Naledi Pandor (File: Sapa)

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Johannesburg - Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor will be acting president until Tuesday while Jacob Zuma is away on a working trip this week, the presidency said.

Zuma was travelling to Algeria to meet President Abdelaziz Bouteflika for a South Africa-Algeria binational commission meeting, spokesperson Mac Maharaj said on Monday.

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was in Lesotho in his capacity as Southern African Development Community facilitator, for the closure of the body's facilitation office in the region following successful elections.

Read more on:    cyril ramaphosa  |  jacob zuma  |  naledi pandor  |  pretoria  |  politics

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