Business Awaits South African Leader's Speech

In the lead up to the State of the Nation address, business leaders and politicians have expressed hope that President Jacob Zuma will lay out plans to develop infrastructure, tackle unemployment and boost investor confidence.

Photo: GCIS

President Jacob Zuma puts the final touches on his 2012 State of the Nation Address (file photo).


  • South Africa:   Presidency Gears Up for SONA

    Biz-Community, 11 February 2013

    Preparations are well underway at the Presidency for the delivery of the State of the Nation Address (SONA) by President Jacob Zuma on 14 February to a joint sitting of Parliament. Read more »

  • South Africa:   Presidency Rejects Mischievous Rumour

    SA Govt, 10 February 2013

    The Presidency has noted the carefully orchestrated rumour published by most Sunday newspapers today that President Jacob Zuma is to relieve the Minister of Communications, Ms Dina… Read more »