The Congress of the People says in a statement
issued, the South African Communist Party and the Congress of the South African
Trade Union must support the National Development Plan 100% or leave government.
“ We are calling upon President Zuma and the SACP
and Cosatu to seat around the table and endorse NDP 100%. They can’t eat with
the other hand there, and the other hand there. They are the cause of the
trouble, now President Zuma must not be scared of them because it his alliance
and give them an ultimatum whether they support the NDP or not. If they don’t support
the NDP they must go, COPE spokesperson Dennis Bloem said.
Bloem added that “The economy is continuing to shed
jobs and young people face a bleak future because of the increasing scarcity of
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