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ANC executive to meet as pressure mounts on Jacob Zuma to resign

Committee is expected to discuss South African president’s future and has power to tell him to quitSouth Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) will convene a special meeting of its executive body on Monday, its spokesman has said, amid mounting pressure on the president, Jacob Zuma, to step down.The spokesman, Pule Mabe, declined to comment on whether the meeting of the National Executive Committee, which has the power to instruct Zuma to resign, would discuss Zuma’s political future. A senior ANC source told Reuters, however, that the committee was likely...

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Published By: theguardian.com - Sunday, 11 February