Johannesburg Activists have called on former deputy minister of higher education and training Mduduzi Manana to step down as an ANC MP after he was sentenced to 12 months' imprisonment or a R100 000 fine. “We are calling on President Jacob Zuma, this man can no longer sit as a member of Parliament.
When Jacques Pauw published a new book accusing South African President Jacob Zuma of failing to declare all his income and a spy unit of squandering taxpayer money, the State Security Agency moved with unusual speed — not against the alleged wrongdoers, but the author. The agency's decision to file criminal charges this month, accusing Pauw of possessing classified information, prompted strong public support for the investigative journalist who won fame reporting on apartheid-era hit squads.
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