Nkandla: The sec­ond tour

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The first par­lia­men­tary visit to Pres­i­dent Ja­cob Zuma’s home 10 days ago came to an end out­side the premises, but last Sun­day, the gov­ern­ment in­vited jour­nal­ists on a guided tour of Nkandla to view the con­tentious se­cu­rity up­grades in­side the pres­i­dent’s home, in­clud­ing the kraal, chicken run and fire pool

PHOTO: ELMOND JIYANE / GCIS

BIG BROTHER Once in op­er­a­tion, mem­bers of the po­lice will sit in this con­trol room and watch ev­ery move­ment on the Nkandla prop­erty

PHOTO: ELMOND JIYANE / GCIS

TEST THE WA­TER Fire­men test the strength of the pool in terms of fire­fight­ing at the Nkandla homestead

PHOTO: MATTHEW MID­DLE­TON

BACH­E­LOR PAD This res­i­dence be­longs to a po­lice of­fi­cer who is housed in one of the R6m bach­e­lor units

PHOTO: ELMOND JIYANE / GCIS

A MESS A kraal for the pres­i­dent’s cat­tle and the chicken run de­signed to keep Nkandla’s live­stock safe

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