‘I still wouldn’t shake Zuma’s hand’, says newly-elected DA KZN leader Rodgers

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Newly-elected DA KwaZulu-Natal provincial leader Francois Rodgers maintains that problems within the party were being overstated.
Newly-elected DA KwaZulu-Natal provincial leader Francois Rodgers maintains that problems within the party were being overstated.

Newly-elected DA KwaZulu-Natal leader, Francois Rodgers, who in 2019 refused to shake former president Jacob Zuma’s hand during a visit to the provincial legislature, remains unapologetic.

Rodgers, who was elected during the DA’s congress held in Durban on Saturday, says the 2019 incident will not prevent him from developing a working relationship with ANC MPLs.

“We might be on the opposite side but the truth of the matter is that we have the same objectives, with our main goal being to ensure that people in the province get the services they deserve from the government.

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