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President Jacob Zuma.
President Jacob Zuma.

Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma won’t be attending this year’s World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, the presidency said on Friday.

Traditionally, South African heads of states have led delegations at the WEF gathering, which brings together the global business elite and top politicians.

Zuma, for example, attended last year's WEF in Davos. This year's gathering takes place on January 17-20.

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