Jacob Zuma

The Information Regulator awaits response on distribution of Zuma photographs

Written by on 19 July 2021

Former president Jacob Zuma, who is facing fraud and corruption charges, sings after his appearance in the High Court in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, on May 26, 2021. The Information Regulator of South African says it is still awaiting the Correctional Services Department’s response to the distribution of photographs of former president Jacob Zuma through social […]

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Zuma to undergo risk assessments: Correctional Services

Written by on 8 July 2021

The Correctional Services Department says former President Jacob Zuma will undergo risk assessments to determine his needs at the Estcourt Correctional Facility in KwaZulu-Natal. He handed himself over to authorities last night to start serving a 15-month sentence. The Constitutional Court last week sentenced him for contempt of court, after failing to abide by the Constitutional Court’s order […]

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State capture commission wants Zuma jailed

Written by on 23 February 2021

[BREAKING NEWS] The state capture commission has asked for Jacob Zuma to be sentenced to two years in prison for contempt. The commission wants the Constitutional Court to hear the application urgently. #DStv403 pic.twitter.com/cIkC4E6eJK — eNCA (@eNCA) February 22, 2021 Zuma disobeyed a summons to appear before the commission last week. The commission also says […]

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Zuma corruption case back in court

Written by on 23 February 2021

Former President Jacob Zuma’s fraud and corruption case is back in court on Tuesday. Zuma and French company Thales face fraud, racketeering, corruption and money laundering charges. JOHANNESBURG – Former President Jacob Zuma’s fraud and corruption case is back in court on Tuesday. Zuma and French company Thales face fraud, racketeering, corruption and money laundering […]

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Police Minister Bheki Cele and former president Jacob Zuma having tea at Nkandla

Written by on 18 February 2021

The South African Police Minister, Bheki Cele and former South African president Jacob Zuma today met at Nkandla, Jacob Zuma’s home.   https://twitter.com/The_commentor1/status/ Former President Jacob Zuma meeting with police minister, Bheki Cele in pictures. Cele was there in his capacity as ANC NEC member & state minister, his spokeswoman said. Earlier, Cele was temporarily […]

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Zuma defies ConCourt order, won’t appear at state capture inquiry

Written by on 1 February 2021

File: Former president Jacob Zuma. AFP/Pool JOHANNESBURG – Former president Jacob Zuma is defying a Constitutional Court order and will not cooperate with the State Capture Commission. He said in a statement he’s not afraid of being arrested, convicted or imprisoned.   “I do not fear being convicted nor do I fear being incarcerated,” the former president’s […]

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