JOHANNESBURG – President Cyril Ramaphosa says he spoke to Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa about the controversial R22-million flag project.
Speaking at the Black Business Council gala dinner on Thursday, Ramaphosa says Mthethwa called him to discuss cancelling the project.
There was public outrage after the Minister appeared on Power to Truth to defend it.
The Department of Sport, Arts and Culture says it will now review the project.
The President says the about-turn shows they are listening.
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