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Mabuza's office: If the deputy president is 'absent', then why is the DA writing letters to him?

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Deputy President David Mabuza answering questions in the NCOP. (Jan Gerber, News24)
Deputy President David Mabuza answering questions in the NCOP. (Jan Gerber, News24)

Show some consistency, maybe then we'll take you seriously.

This was the retort from Deputy President David Mabuza's office to the DA after its national spokesperson and MP, Siviwe Gwarube, issued a statement in which she labelled Mabuza incapable and unreliable to lead a ministerial committee that will oversee the country's Covid-19 vaccine roll-out plan.

Earlier this week, Gwarube said the DA does not believe Mabuza is a competent and reliable figure to oversee this process as he has a history of failure in governance.

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