SA has little confidence in Zuma - survey

2013-12-22 07:29
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Cape Town - A poll by US-based pressure group Freedom House has found that South Africans see top government leaders as corrupt and that most respondents have little confidence in President Jacob Zuma and his Cabinet.

According to the Sunday Independent, the survey found that Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe emerged as virtually unknown while the president received much ridicule.

The people polled mostly showed a lack of respect for and confidence in the highest levels of government leadership.

The poll was released last week. Titled "Twenty Years of South Africa's Democracy", this poll follows on the heels of a recent survey conducted by the Sunday Times that showed 51% of registered ANC voters want Zuma to resign.

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