March 29, 2017 / 11:34 AM / 4 months ago

South Africa's Gordhan will "open a new chapter" if sacked as finance minister

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JOHANNESBURG, March 29 (Reuters) - South Africa's finance minister Pravin Gordhan said on Wednesday he will "open a new chapter" of his life if speculation that President Jacob Zuma is set to sack him proves correct.

Speaking after the funeral of anti-apartheid icon Ahmed Kathrada, Gordhan told eNCA television: "You deal with it in a professional way ... and if one is told one's services are not required any longer, that's the end of one chapter, and we open a new chapter." (Reporting by James Macharia; Editing by Catherine Evans)

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