22 June 2015
The Congress of the People
said, the harder that the 177 ANC MP’s, 34 Ministers, 37 Deputy Ministers and
Deputy President try to make the Nkandla scandal go away, the more prominent
and divisive an issue it will become.
COPE spokesperson Dennis Bloem
said, President Zuma is shamelessly shaking the pillars of the constitutional
democracy and threatening to bring it down.
He said, the abuse of
authority by the ruling party will meet resistance inside and outside
Bloem said beefing up the
security is not the answer and the speaker is trying to run away from the
The truth is that the speaker
and the president are to be blamed for the chaos that is happening in
That is why we are saying it
is not the answer, it’s a political issue and it must be solved politically.
They can bring in as many
security personnel as they wish but it won’t go away, Bloem added.
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