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Motlanthe sworn in as SA leader

The deputy leader of South Africa's ruling party Kgalema Motlanthe has been sworn in as caretaker president.

Mr Motlanthe replaces Thabo Mbeki who resigned on Sunday following claims of interference in a case against political rival Jacob Zuma.


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