South African President Jacob Zuma delivered his ninth State of the Nation address. Africa Check is fact checking the claims he made on health, energy, finance and water. Researched by Africa Check
- Spot Checks:
- Is Cape Town’s murder rate double that of Johannesburg?
- Our fact-check report of 2015… Has SA lost R700 billion to corruption since ’94?
- It would take at least 4 Africas to fit all the world’s continents, President Zuma
- Do 23 teenagers commit suicide every day in South Africa?
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