South Africa opposition wants inquiry into parliament 'censorship'

February 16, 2015 10:39 AM

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JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's main opposition party has called for an investigation into why mobile telephone reception was cut in parliament ahead of President Jacob Zuma's chaotic State Of The Nation address last week.

The Democratic Alliance (DA) branded the apparent jamming as "censorship" and denounced the speaker of parliament, Baleka Mbete, saying she was unfit to continue in office.

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