Former South African Minister Derek Hanekom to Sue Zuma over Spy Allegation

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Former minister of tourism Derek Hanekom is suing Jacob Zuma for defamation over a comment that he was a known enemy agent inside the African National Congress, according to news reports today.

The lawsuit, for R500,000, will be heard next week.

Photo: facebook/derekhankom In late July former president Zuma commented on Twitter that Hanekom, a well-known supporter of Cyril Ramaphosa, was a “known enemy agent” after the Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema had said Hanekom met with the EFF in 2017 to work towards the overthrow of Zuma.

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