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There is a crisis in Zimbabwe, SA Education Minister says [Video]

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There is a crisis in Zimbabwe, SA Education Minister Blade Nzimande says

South Africa’s Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande says his party South African Communist Party (SACP) discussed Zimbabwe during its recent Central Committee meeting.

Speaking soon after his party’s Central Committee, Nzimande said his party expressed solidarity with the people of Zimbabwe.

The SACP observed that Zimbabwe was indirectly contributing to problems in South Africa and ending the Zimbabwean crisis would relieve South Africa of some of its headaches.

First of all the central committee expressed solidarity with the people of Zimbabwe, many of which were left with no option but to leave or flee the country. South Africa is host of them and there are many ways it is is being affected by the crisis in Zimbabwe. We are not talking of this just from the air.

Nzimandesaid one doesn’t need to to go to Zimbabwe but the northern country’s …

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