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Duduzane Zuma

Date of Birth: 20 May 1984


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Anatomy of a failed insurrection

Among those who fed the flames on radio and social media included three of Zuma's 20 or so children: sons Edward Zuma a protégé of the Guptas and Duduzane and daughter Duduzile...


Relief as Zuma surrenders

Supporters listening to the address included suspended ANC Secretary-General Ace Magashule who faces a fraud trial next month; former ANC Secretary General in the Western Cape Tony Yengeni; and Zuma's children Duduzane Edward and Duduzile (AC Vol 62 No 11 Fightback lands in the courts)...


The 'Ramaphosa Compromise'

The bank accounts of two of Zuma's sons Duduzane and Edward Zuma were frozen on 30 October by law enforcement officers investigating their alleged role in state looting...

Duduzane was a close associate of the Gupta brothers – Ajay Atul and Rajesh...

The notorious brothers cultivated Duduzane by paying for his education abroad and setting him up in business with inflated contracts from key sectors of the economy that they had 'captured'...

It is alleged that Duduzane was the key facilitator of access to Zuma and ultimately to his 'capture' by the Guptas...

Evidence has emerged from the Zondo Commission in recent weeks that Duduzane may have personally benefited from a corrupt procurement involving the company VR Laser and the state arms manufacturer Denel (AC Vol 61 No 19 For sale: one used war machine)...


Ruling party wants a reset

In a widely circulated Zoom interview by Zuma's son Duduzane with his father in late May both men criticised Mabuza for allegedly not backing Dlamini-Zuma for the top post at the ANC's December 2017 national elective conference (AC Vol 58 No 25 A fight to the photo-finish)...

They implied he should have because Duduzane helped Mabuza recover from supposed poisoning by facilitating medical care in Russia...


Ace in a hole

Magashule has not had an easy few months from the elite police Hawks unit raiding his office and arresting his key allies in the Free State to more embarrassing graft allegations emerging about his close ties to the politically connected Gupta brothers and Zuma's son Duduzane related to the controversial multi-million Dairy Project (AC Vol 59 No 2 Big change no fanfare)...


A Saint Valentine's Day massacre, of sorts

4-million house; • Duduzane Zuma's son who was a business partner of the Guptas; • Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane who helped arrange access to Waterkloof air base for the Guptas' wedding guests; • Public Service and Administration Minister Faith Muthambi accused of sharing Cabinet documents with the Guptas; • Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown whose choice of appointees helped the Guptas; • Brian Molefe former chief executive of Eskom Transnet and the Public Investment Corporation and a good friend of the Guptas...


Zuma goes down fighting

Ramaphosa insisted according to a well-placed source that Zuma should pledge full cooperation with law-enforcement agencies and testify against his associates in the Gupta family and his favoured son Duduzane who have benefited hugely from presidential patronage (AC Vol 59 No 3 The goodbye gets longer)...

The Guptas and Duduzane have acquired substantial interests in the uranium industry ahead of the deal from which they plan to make billions of rand...


'Dirty tricks' target Cyril

On 28 August the President's son Duduzane Zuma the chief instrument of Gupta patronage launched a scathing attack on Gordhan in an open letter denying all charges made against himself and the Guptas...


Factional fireworks threaten party

What emerges from the leaked Gupta email cache is a system whereby the Guptas – through befriending Jacob Zuma's son Duduzane – have obtained influence with a series of party officials who once appointed to the cabinet on their recommendation have then directly chosen and appointed senior ministerial advisors...

Zuma also met Bell Pottinger representatives on two occasions in early 2016 by which time it was working for the Guptas and he specifically asked them to take care of his son Duduzane and ensure that his ex-wife was elected ANC President in December according to an account of the meetings by the company which AC has seen...

Duduzane had been found by Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report on state capture to be intertwined in a deeply corrupt relationship with the Gupta brothers and has facilitated access to state-funded contracts in return for his education participation in the business and a residence in Dubai...


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