Ramaphosa responds to rumors that he will pushed out of office next

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says that he will accept the decision to remove him, should there be one.

He told Parliamentarians on Thursday that he serves at the prerogative of President Jacob Zuma, reports EWN's Gaye Davis.

There has been speculation that Zuma is gearing to axe the deputy president from his Cabinet.

Ramaphosa addressed the growing rumors that he might be the next to be booted from Zuma's executive over a bogus intelligence report.

There are apparently efforts to put together an intelligence report that is going to be 'cooked' to justify Ramaphosa's removal on the basis that he is a spy for Western capital.

Gaye Davis, Parliamentary correspondent for EWN

This comes after Zuma's cabinet reshuffle this week, which saw former Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande removed from Cabinet.

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