The cult of 'leaders' in South Africa

From AFRICA IS A COUNTRY Fri Dec 21 2012, 03:00:17

South Africa's Mail & Guardian reported a few days ago that the secretary of Shabir Shaik (the Jacob Zuma associate comvicted of fraud) once testified in court that her boss "has to carry a jar of Vaseline because he gets fucked all the time (by politicians), but that's okay because he gets what he wants [...]

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