Save SA launches minimum demands for a socially just SA

Save South Africa has launched a set of six short-term demands to ensure that the integrity of state institutions is protected and to restore good governance.

Save SAs's Sipho Pityana says the removal of President Jacob Zuma is still at the centre of the campaign.

Among other things, Save SA calls for the judicial commission of inquiry into state capture and dismissal of corrupt leaders.

The group of civil society groups also want Zuma and the Guptas not to be allowed to leave the country until investigations involving them are complete.

Listen to the full interview with Sipho Pityana below for more details...


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