President Jacob Zuma was a no-show at the official opening of KwaZulu-Natal's grand plans to radically alter its economy for the benefit of black Africans. Zuma was expected to lead the launch of Operation Vula and the Radical Agrarian Socio-Economic Transformation programmes in Ixopo outside Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday.

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