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December 16, 2015

South Africans demand President #ZumaMustFall

Thousands call for Zuma's sacking in protest of his recent economic policies.

Some of the thousands of people marching against South African President Jacob Zuma after President Zuma fired two finance ministers in the space of last week, in Johannesburg, South Africa, on 16 December 2015. (EPA/KIM LUDBROOK)

Protesters gathered around South Africa on Wednesday to demand President Jacob Zuma step down after he fired two finance ministers in the span of a week. Demonstrators also called for an end to corruption in the ruling African National Congress (ANC). 

Thousands gathered in Pretoria, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town under the banner #ZumaMustFall.