Speeches for 2011
Statement by President Jacob Zuma on mobilising resources to finance NEPAD initiatives and marking of the 10th Anniversary of the NEPAD Programme, AU Summit, Malabo, Equatorial GuineaToday’s occasion reminds us all about the journey from where we come, who we are and it also challenges us to think where we are heading to as Africa.
29 June 2011
Welcoming remarks by President Jacob Zuma at the meeting of the AU High Level Ad Hoc Committee on Libya, PretoriaI am taking the floor after the opening remarks by our Chair, His Excellency President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, to welcome all of you, Your Excellencies, and your respective delegations, to South Africa for this important meeting of our Committee.
26 June 2011
15 June 2011
Address by President Jacob Zuma on the occasion of the Budget Vote Debate of The Presidency, National Assembly, Cape TownThis past weekend marked the end of an era as we bid farewell to Mama Albertina Sisulu, a dignified freedom fighter and pillar of our struggle for liberation, who was a founding Member of this democratic Parliament in 1994.
14 June 2011
Closing remarks by President Jacob Zuma at the SADC-COMESA-EAC Tripartite Heads of State and Government Summit meeting; Sandton Convention CentreMay I take this opportunity to express my sincere appreciation and gratitude to the Heads of State and Government for the valuable contributions made to the deliberations of the Second SADC-COMESA-EAC Tripartite Summit.
12 June 2011
Welcome remarks by President Jacob Zuma at the SADC-COMESA-EAC Tripartite Heads of State and Government Summit meeting, Sandton Convention CentreMay I take this opportunity to welcome Your Excellencies, the Heads of State and Government and your delegations to this, the Second SADC-COMESA-EAC Tripartite Summit.
12 June 2011
Oration by His Excellency President Jacob Zuma at the funeral of Mrs Albertina Sisulu, Orlando Stadium, SowetoWe have gathered to celebrate the life of an outstanding patriot whose name has become synonymous with our struggle for freedom, justice, human rights and human dignity. One of the most steadfast, dignified and disciplined pillars of our struggle has fallen, an era has ended, and the nation is devastated, but we are proud to be associated with Mama Albertina Nontsikelelo Sisulu.
11 June 2011
03 June 2011
Address by President Jacob Zuma at the official opening of the National House of Traditional Leaders, National Assembly, Cape TownThank you for affording me the opportunity once again to officially open this august House. We meet on a sad day given the news of the passing of an outstanding woman and beloved leader of our people, Mama Albertina Sisulu.
03 June 2011
Address by His Excellency President Jacob Zuma at the official release of election results by the Independent Electoral Commission, PretoriaWe have come to the end of another important chapter in the consolidation of our young democracy. We are proud of the fact that we have stayed on course since 1994 as a country with regards to democratic norms and systems.
21 May 2011