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Why Jacob Zuma is so desperate to get rid of Pravin Gordhan

30 March 2017 6:33 PM
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Pravin Gordhan
Jacob Zuma
Cabinet reshuffle

EWN’s Stephen Grootes explains - in simple terms - why such an "outstanding minister" is under threat of losing his job.

You can talk about the Guptas to an extent, but you can also look at things around nuclear, SAA and Dudu Myeni. Their interests are not aligned.

Stephen Grootes, EWN

A dodgy intelligence dossier fits in exactly with Jacob Zuma’s track record.

Stephen Grootes, EWN

Why is Jacob Zuma so desperate to get rid of Pravin Gordhan?

Gordhan is widely lauded, abroad and at home, for being an outstanding Finance Minister running a highly functional ministry.

Why is he under threat when other underperforming ministers seem to be sitting pretty?

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield asked EWN’s Stephen Grootes to explain.

Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for more quotes from it).

Jacob Zuma didn’t want Pravin Gordhan to be Finance Minister in the first place.

Stephen Grootes, EWN

Senior ANC leaders forced Jacob Zuma’s hand.

Stephen Grootes, EWN

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30 March 2017 6:33 PM
Tags:
Pravin Gordhan
Jacob Zuma
Cabinet reshuffle

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