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Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma (Msholozi)

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


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New coalition aims to supplant the ANC

Rivonia Circle is affiliated to the Defend Our Democracy movement (DoD) a coalition of some 60 civic organisations which campaigned against President Jacob Zuma's corruption-stained government (AC Vol 63 No 14 Zondo's game changer)...

If President Cyril Ramaphosa and his favoured candidates win in December and the prosecutions of ousted President Jacob Zuma and his allies go ahead he should be able to fend off the RET's pressure ahead of the 2024 elections...


Why Dlamini-Zuma is running again

Driving that trend is ousted President Jacob Zuma facing serial corruption charges and his allies in the Radical Economic Transformation (RET) faction in the party...

But KZN's silence is causing worry in Ramaphosa circles and provincial insiders tell Africa Confidential that Dlamini-Zuma and Mkhize entering the race as well as former president Jacob Zuma wanting to make a return threatens to split the province's support for one candidate...


Win for Hain's Bain campaign

Hain has campaigned for several years to flush out global corporations and banks that made billions of rand from their complicity in state capture and money-laundering mainly for the Gupta brothers with the aid of former President Jacob Zuma (AC Vol 58 No 12 Net closes around the Guptas)...


The ANC is at its weakest since 1994

The newly elected radical KZN group – which answers to the name 'Taliban' – are loyal to former President Jacob Zuma who still wields huge influence in the province (AC Vol 63 No 16)...


Zuma allies wound Ramaphosa at KwaZulu-Natal conference

Anyone who thought ex-President Jacob Zuma was a spent force within the ruling African National Congress had a rude awakening at the ninth KwaZulu-Natal elective conference on 22-24 July when his supporters swept the board of regional leadership posts...

A SONG TO ZUMA The legacy and theatrics of ousted President Jacob Zuma loomed large over the during the African National Congress's 22-24 July conference in KwaZulu-Natal...


Dos Santos haunts Lourenço's campaign

But Dos Santos gained little kudos for that from South Africa's victorious African National Congress (ANC) many of whose leaders including Thabo Mbeki and Jacob Zuma had long-standing disputes with the MPLA...


Zondo's game changer

Instead they are asking why it took him so long to act against his predecessor Jacob Zuma now facing a raft of corruption charges...


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