Dlamini-Zuma tipped for top job in South Africa’s Cabinet

Nkosazana Clarice Diamini Zuma. She may soon return to government in South Africa after she handed over reigns of the African Union Commission chairmanship. PHOTO | JIM WATSON | AFP

What you need to know:

  • Dr Dlamini-Zuma returned home on Wednesday after completing her AUC tenure in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
  • Mr Zuma is on record as saying the ANC is ready for a female leader and the job will not automatically go to his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa.
  • Dr Dlamini-Zuma has held three Cabinet positions before heading to Addis to take up the AUC chairmanship.

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