State of the Nation 2013

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State of the Nation 2013

All the updates on the president's State of the Nation address.

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Sona: Time to deliver, Mr President

President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation address will be his best chance to rescue a presidency beset by sloppy governance and empty promises.

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Sona 2013 in pictures

President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation address received mixed reviews on Thursday. Here's a look in pictures at how the evening unfolded.

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Liveblog: All the action from Sona

Follow the Mail & Guardian's liveblog from the State of the Nation's red carpet and President Jacob Zuma's speech.

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Sona 2013: More of the same?

We speak to MPs for reaction on the president's speech. While at times they were scathing of his address, some were more supportive.