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Mr Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma (Msholozi)

President of South Africa (since 2009)

Date of Birth: 12/04/1942
Place of Birth: Nkandla, KwaZulu-Natal Province


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Petrol projects trouble

at the time and for which Johannesburg lawyer George Sabelo, a close ally of President Jacob Zuma and his family, was allegedly paid a 'success fee' of R 11...


Fugitive flees as courts sidelined

Meanwhile, South African politicians and journalists are asking what has changed since 2009, when President Jacob Zuma told CNN television that he would order the arrest of President Omer should he ever arrive in South Africa...


CNC: who is who?

Curiously, he was in the Netherlands visiting Gbagbo at the time the charter was signed in Abidjan; some Ivorian reports claim he carried a letter from South African president Jacob Zuma to his old pal Gbagbo...


Money worries

Calls were also made to the Gupta brothers – Ajay, Atul and Rajesh – who are closely allied to President Jacob Zuma and his family (AC Vol 52 No 5, The Gupta factor)...


Bye-bye unity

President Jacob Zuma, supported by Botswana's President Ian Khama, pointed out that part of the problem stemmed from countries such as Zimbabwe...


Maimane wins leadership

As leader of the DA caucus at the opening of Parliament in February, Maimane told President Jacob Zuma that he was a 'broken man presiding over a broken country' (AC Vol 56 No 4, A rowdy state of the nation)...


Part of the union

If NUMSA wins reinstatement, the elections that take place at the Congress could see the current, pro-Jacob Zuma leadership replaced by new, more left-wing leaders...


Poison plots and power games

A new conference to elect regional leaders of the African National Congress is to be held at the end of April after President Jacob Zuma declared February's vote void...


Cold war at Eskom

The Eskom board was led by close Jacob Zuma ally Zola Tsotsi until his resignation on 31 March...


No-fly zone for legal eagles

The decline in independence of South Africa's top criminal justice institutions is accelerating as President Jacob Zuma redoubles his efforts to immunise himself and his entourage from prosecution over corruption...


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