New security fences. A medical clinic. Fire-fighting services added for a helipad. That and other upgrades, all for South African President Jacob Zuma’s home to the tune of more than $23 million in taxpayer money. And all for his rural private residence. Zuma is embroiled in a controversy over the costly additions to his private home in a country where millions still lack decent homes, running water, electrical power, and adequate access to health and education services.
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