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‘Zuma Must Go’ Protesters Demand South African President Quit

  • Demonstrations are held in Johannesburg, Pretoria, Cape Town
  • Zuma faces no-confidence motion in parliament on April 18
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Tens of thousands of protesters marched in South Africa to demand that President Jacob Zuma resign after he fired the finance minister and reshuffled the cabinet.

Marchers chanting “Zuma must go” in Pretoria, the capital, walked to the Union Buildings, the official seat of government, while thousands of people faced riot police outside the chained gates of parliament in Cape Town, and rallied in Durban and Port Elizabeth.