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President Jacob Zuma. (AFP)
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Cape Town - Don't blame President Jacob Zuma for all South Africa's economic problems, Dr Azar Jammine, director and chief economist of Econometrix, said on Thursday.

He was the opening speaker at the Beyond Retail 2016 event.

"A lot of SA's economic slowdown was not Zuma's fault. He could not have predicted that commodity prices would go down and neither the weather conditions which have led to the drought," Jammine told delegates.

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