Jacob Zuma’s long-awaited day in court finally set

Former president Jacob Zuma and French arms dealer Thales will finally go on trial in May. The corruption case against the two came before Judge Nkosinathi Chili, sitting in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg, briefly on Tuesday morning. The accused were not in court but were represented by their legal teams. The case was […]

Former President Jacob Zuma’s corruption case back in court

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. The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) hit back at a statement by Zuma’s foundation claiming his trial will be postponed. The prosecution authority says Tuesday’s date was never meant […]

Former President Jacob Zuma’s corruption trial is expected to be postponed to May

The former President Jacob Zuma‘s foundation stated that the trial had been postponed to May. The NPA says the court will determine the date of the trial. Zuma is accused of taking bribes from French arms company Thales. We will continue to ask the judiciary to strike this case off until the State is really […]

Drama as Jacob Zuma’s army denies Bheki Cele to enter into Nkandla homestead – Video

Police Minister Bheki Cele faced difficulty entering former president Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla homestead on Thursday as members of the uMkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA), camping outside Zuma’s home since Sunday, sought to stop the convoy. BREAKING NEWS| President Zuma’s supporters on their way to eNkandla after they learnt Bheki Cele was en-route to visit […]

We are not afraid of cowards, the gate is open, say Jacob Zuma’s children

Jacob Zuma‘s daughter Duduzile has vowed to stand by her father amid his defiance of a constitutional court ruling that he appear before the state capture inquiry. Taking to social media, she shared an excerpt from Martin Luther King Jr’s 1956 “When Peace Becomes Obnoxious” speech. In the caption, she seemingly shot off a warning […]

Sihle Zikalala says Jacob Zuma’s conduct not aligned with ANC policy

The African National Congress (ANC) in KwaZulu-Natal said the party must still meet with former President Jacob Zuma over his refusal to cooperate with the state capture commission. This is despite the former statesman’s emboldened stance on the matter. While closing the party’s provincial two-day lekgotla on Tuesday, ANC KwaZulu-Natal chairperson Sihle Zikalala raised concern […]

Deputy CJ Zondo dismisses Jacob Zuma’s reasons for defying order to appear at commission

Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo on Monday dismissed former president Jacob Zuma’s reasons for not appearing before the Commission of Inquiry Into Allegations of State Capture this week to answer questions as compelled by the Constitutional Court (ConCourt). This after Zuma’s lawyers said in a letter to the commission, dated 15 February 2021, that their […]

State Capture Commission awaits Jacob Zuma’s testimony despite declaration of defiance

The State Capture Commission is awaiting to receive former president Jacob Zuma on Monday on what is expected to be an interesting week at the commission. The question, however, is whether or not Zuma will stick by his word and not appear. Zuma was meant to appear before Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo from 15 […]

Julius Malema and Jacob Zuma’s tea meeting – This is what they discussed

EFF leader Julius Malema’s trip to Nkandla on Friday was to persuade former president Jacob Zuma that cooperating with the Zondo commission would strengthen the fight against President Cyril Ramaphosa, a concerted battle that the red berets would gladly join. It was also to tell Zuma that boycotting the commission would fuel a media-led public […]

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula and ANC national executive committee (NEC) member Derek Hanekom took a jab at the party’s secretary-general, Ace Magashule, on Twitter following his comments over former president Jacob Zuma’s defiance of the Constitutional Court (ConCourt) ruling compelling him to appear before the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture.

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula and ANC national executive committee (NEC) member Derek Hanekom took a jab at the party’s secretary-general, Ace Magashule, on Twitter following his comments over former president Jacob Zuma’s defiance of the Constitutional Court (ConCourt) ruling compelling him to appear before the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture. He is speaking for […]