President Cyril Ramaphosa says his State of the Nation Address on Thursday will be an important opportunity for him to rekindle hope to overcome the challenges the country is facing.
The State of the Nation Address is one of the most anticipated, highly watched and scrutinized speeches to be delivered by a president.
Parliament Speaker Baleka Mbete has asked President Jacob Zuma to postpone the sitting of the State of the Nation Address.
Democratic Alliance (DA) Leader, Mmusi Maimane is delivering the Alternative State of the Nation Address at East Bank Hall in Alexandra, Johannesburg.
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