Could it be? Speaker Mbete to be the proverbial Nail in Zuma’s Coffin?
It is said to be one of the biggest decisions in South Africa’s young democratic history will be made today, as Speaker Baleka Mbete reveals whether the vote of no confidence against Jacob Zuma will be held via secret or open ballot.
It is clear that the president’s future is on thin ice at the moment and his shady dealings with the Guptas have severely damaged South Africa’s reputation, and dissent within his party has cast serious doubt over whether he will survive his eighth vote of no confidence or not.
At 15h50 today, Monday, 7 August 2017 Baleka Mbete wrote history as she allows a Secret Ballot for tomorrow’s proceedings….