20°C / 22°C
  • Tue
  • 18°C
  • 5°C
  • Wed
  • 18°C
  • 7°C
  • Thu
  • 20°C
  • 6°C
  • Fri
  • 18°C
  • 5°C
  • Sat
  • 18°C
  • 5°C
  • Sun
  • 19°C
  • 6°C
  • Tue
  • 17°C
  • 8°C
  • Wed
  • 15°C
  • 9°C
  • Thu
  • 13°C
  • 8°C
  • Fri
  • 17°C
  • 7°C
  • Sat
  • 21°C
  • 9°C
  • Sun
  • 18°C
  • 10°C
  • Tue
  • 20°C
  • 7°C
  • Wed
  • 20°C
  • 7°C
  • Thu
  • 22°C
  • 7°C
  • Fri
  • 19°C
  • 7°C
  • Sat
  • 20°C
  • 7°C
  • Sun
  • 20°C
  • 7°C
  • Tue
  • 21°C
  • 2°C
  • Wed
  • 21°C
  • 6°C
  • Thu
  • 21°C
  • 6°C
  • Fri
  • 20°C
  • 5°C
  • Sat
  • 20°C
  • 4°C
  • Sun
  • 20°C
  • 5°C
  • Tue
  • 20°C
  • 15°C
  • Wed
  • 22°C
  • 14°C
  • Thu
  • 19°C
  • 15°C
  • Fri
  • 21°C
  • 14°C
  • Sat
  • 22°C
  • 14°C
  • Sun
  • 25°C
  • 14°C
  • Tue
  • 20°C
  • 9°C
  • Wed
  • 18°C
  • 11°C
  • Thu
  • 15°C
  • 9°C
  • Fri
  • 16°C
  • 8°C
  • Sat
  • 26°C
  • 9°C
  • Sun
  • 17°C
  • 14°C
  • Tue
  • 19°C
  • 8°C
  • Wed
  • 13°C
  • 6°C
  • Thu
  • 12°C
  • 4°C
  • Fri
  • 18°C
  • 3°C
  • Sat
  • 24°C
  • 10°C
  • Sun
  • 18°C
  • 7°C
  • Tue
  • 16°C
  • 10°C
  • Wed
  • 14°C
  • 9°C
  • Thu
  • 13°C
  • 7°C
  • Fri
  • 17°C
  • 7°C
  • Sat
  • 22°C
  • 11°C
  • Sun
  • 16°C
  • 11°C
  • Tue
  • 21°C
  • 7°C
  • Wed
  • 21°C
  • 8°C
  • Thu
  • 23°C
  • 6°C
  • Fri
  • 20°C
  • 8°C
  • Sat
  • 21°C
  • 7°C
  • Sun
  • 21°C
  • 8°C
  • Tue
  • 19°C
  • -1°C
  • Wed
  • 21°C
  • 3°C
  • Thu
  • 18°C
  • 2°C
  • Fri
  • 19°C
  • 1°C
  • Sat
  • 20°C
  • 3°C
  • Sun
  • 20°C
  • 6°C
  • Tue
  • 21°C
  • 9°C
  • Wed
  • 23°C
  • 7°C
  • Thu
  • 21°C
  • 6°C
  • Fri
  • 20°C
  • 7°C
  • Sat
  • 18°C
  • 6°C
  • Sun
  • 23°C
  • 6°C
  • Tue
  • 22°C
  • 10°C
  • Wed
  • 19°C
  • 6°C
  • Thu
  • 14°C
  • 7°C
  • Fri
  • 16°C
  • 7°C
  • Sat
  • 26°C
  • 10°C
  • Sun
  • 16°C
  • 11°C

Zille writes to Zuma on alleged leak of confidential information

Zille has been accused of leaking information from a meeting with the Presidency in her latest newsletter.

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille. Picture: Reinart Tourien/EWN.

CAPE TOWN - Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has written to the Presidency seeking clarity on the "confidential information" she's been accused of leaking.

President Jacob Zuma's office slammed Zille yesterday for publishing information which the Presidency says was not meant for the public.

In her Inside Government newsletter this week, she wrote that during a meeting with Zuma, premiers were told to prepare for budget cuts.

The Premier's spokesperson Michael Mpofu says the Zille wrote to Zuma early this morning.

"In the letter the Premier simply requests the President to be very clear and point out exactly what it is that she's allegedly leaked, that should have been confidential. As far as we are concerned, everything that was said in that particular meeting in those documents marked confidential has been kept out of the public domain."

Comments

EWN welcomes all comments that are constructive, contribute to discussions in a meaningful manner and take stories forward.

However, we will NOT condone the following:

- Racism (including offensive comments based on ethnicity and nationality)
- Sexism
- Homophobia
- Religious intolerance
- Cyber bullying
- Hate speech
- Derogatory language
- Comments inciting violence.

We ask that your comments remain relevant to the articles they appear on and do not include general banter or conversation as this dilutes the effectiveness of the comments section.

We strive to make the EWN community a safe and welcoming space for all.

EWN reserves the right to: 1) remove any comments that do not follow the above guidelines; and, 2) ban users who repeatedly infringe the rules.

Should you find any comments upsetting or offensive you can also flag them and we will assess it against our guidelines.

EWN is constantly reviewing its comments policy in order to create an environment conducive to constructive conversations.

comments powered by Disqus