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Johannesburg- President Jacob Zuma and his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa arrived at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto to loud cheers and applause on Thursday as they went around the stadium greeting supporters.

Chants of "Zuma!" could be heard throughout the stadium as people in the stands were standing and waving.

Zuma and Ramaphosa made their way to the stage to join Gauteng Premier David Makhura, Johannesburg mayor Parks Tau and minister of Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa.

Zuma is expected to deliver the keynote address for the 40th anniversary of the June 16 student uprising.

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