Deputy President David Mabuza cancels question session due to ill health



The question session that was to hold with the Deputy President, David Mabuza in National Assembly and National Council of Provinces on Thursday have been postponed “due to ill health”.

Mabuza’s exact health status hasn’t been disclosed yet but the message was passed to the presiding officers.

“The Speaker of the National Assembly Ms Thandi Modise and Chairperson of the National Council of Provinces Mr Amos Masondo have received an apology from Deputy President Mr David Mabuza, that he is unable to honour scheduled appearances in both Houses due to ill health,” a joint from the presiding officers.

Mabuza was due to appear before the NCOP on Thursday and the National Assembly a week later.

“The Deputy President has undertaken to avail himself to appear before both Houses, on a mutually agreed date, upon his full recovery,” reads the statement.

The Presiding Officers have wished the Deputy President a speedy recovery.

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