- Zuma will be honoured by the National Funeral Practitioners Association of South Africa
- The Association says Zuma made a lot of economic and social changes for the better
- He is one of 18 people and organisations receiving the honours
The National Funeral Practitioners Association of South Africa (Nafupa SA) will honour former president Jacob Zuma for his selfless efforts in making South Africa a better country.
The association said Zuma played a major role economically and socially during his time as President
Briefly.co.za understands Nafupa SA said although his tenure was marred by controversy, Zuma has done a lot for service delivery and radical economic transformation.
Zuma stepped down as president on 14 February during an address at the Union Buildings in Pretoria.
He said: “I have therefore come to the decision to resign as president with immediate effect. Even though I disagree with the decision of the leadership of my organisation. I have always been a disciplined member of the ANC.”
The former president indicated he would remain involved in the ANC and work for the promotion of projects he believes in, such as radical economic transformation.
Zuma is among 18 people and organisations who will be honoured by Nafupa SA.
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