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South African President Jacob Zuma’s health is “fine”, his spokesman said on Sunday, playing down a newspaper report that heart problems, diabetes and high blood pressure caused the leader’s brief hospitalization two weeks ago. Citing government and Zuma’s party African National Congress sources, the influential Sunday Times reported that Zuma had a cardiac condition, diabetes and high blood pressure. Zuma’s spokesman, Mac Maharaj, said he would not be “engaged on rumors” about the health of the president.

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