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South African MP's chair mishap


South African MP Nhlanhla Nene was being interviewed live on a parliamentary review programme when a loud crack was heard; seconds later his chair collapsed.

The South African Broadcasting Corporation has apologised to Mr Nene, and said that "all necessary precautions are being put in place to avoid a similar incident".


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