The painting of Nelson Mandela and Jacob Zuma has received wide criticism and outrage. "The rapist is continuing to do what he is good at.He is constantly molesting the country", said Mabulu in comments reported by South African news site Times Live.
The ANC says the painting is trying to divide rather than to promote nation building. "More concerning is his callous abuse of our icon, the late founding president of democratic South Africa".
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But it is important to point out that voter disillusionment is so high in France that as many as a third of people may not vote. Since Sunday, the French people is being urged to show up at the polls in order to choose their future president.
Mabulu has in the past drawn a number of pictures showing the president in sexually explicit positions.
It depicted Zuma in a pose similar to that of Russian revolutionary Vladimir Lenin, except unlike the Lenin painting by soviet poster artist Viktor Semyonovich Ivanov, Zuma's genitalia are exposed.
The party previously launched legal action in 2012 against an art gallery in Cape Town for displaying a painting of Zuma with his genitals on display, but later dropped the case after reaching a settlement.
There have always been allegations that the Gupta family have held sway over Zuma and benefited financially from their association with the South African president.
Artist Ayanda Mabulu said his painting is meant to show how scandal-plagued President Jacob Zuma has violated the hopeful legacy of Mandela, the anti-apartheid leader who became South Africa's first black president after the end of white minority rule in 1994.
An unofficial tally carried by the country's state-run news agency gave President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's "yes" camp a narrow win. The PKK, the YPG's parent organization, has been listed as a terrorist organization by Turkey, the US and the EU.
USA officials have long speculated that North Korea could soon stage another nuclear test or carry on with missile tests. The new forum for trade talks was launched by Trump and Abe during the Japanese leader's visit to the U.S.in February.
Drug company McKesson Medical Surgical Inc said the drug had been sold to the state for medical purposes, not capital punishment. Arkansas' attempt to carry out a spate of executions before the end of the month has run into two fresh legal obstacles.
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On Monday, the paper again called for China to cut off most oil supplies to North Korea if there was another nuclear test. McMaster, said the USA would rely on its allies as well as Chinese leadership to resolve the issues with North Korea.
Police say 44-year-old William Cash is wanted for the double shooting outside of the Lynn Arts Building on April 14. At various times he has also used alternative dates of birth of 7/6/71, 7/7/71, and 7/6/81, according to police.
Kyrie's jumper contributed to his 37 points, and every single one of them was needed to help the Cavs get by the Pacers, 117-111. The Cavaliers had led 32-29 after an attritional first quarter but began to pull away in the second with James to the fore.
Iran not pulling weight on 2015 nuclear deal
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US 'armada' headed away from N Korea
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Hernandez lawyer to ask court to erase murder conviction
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Existing Home Sales in US Hit 10-Yr. High
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Venezuelan protests against government leave three dead
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