SA-LD ZUMA - South Africa's Jacob Zuma resigns as president
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By Fakir Hassen
Johannesburg, Feb 15 (PTI) South African President Jacob Zuma resigned from the position today, ending an impasse with his ruling African National Congress (ANC), which was planning to side with opposition parties in Parliament to remove him via a motion of no confidence.
Zuma's resignation comes three days after the ANC's national leadership decided at a marathon meeting in the early hours of Monday to ask him to resign, which he had defian ...