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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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Where's the plan?

It would mean Moody's joining S & P Global and Fitch which cut South Africa's rating to sub-investment level in 2017 when the country was consumed by the latest round of corruption scandals under President Jacob Zuma...


Fake broadcast news

Cyril Ramaphosa's supporters have claimed that the broadcast of the wrong version of the President's recent address to the nation was 'deliberate sabotage' by supporters and appointees in the South African Broadcasting Corporation of former President Jacob Zuma and African National Congress Secretary General Ace Magashule...


Ramaphosa, right and left

Eskom which supplies 95% of the country's electricity was at the centre of massive corruption during Jacob Zuma's presidency...


ANC tries to stop the rot

It includes the Jacob Zuma-supporting former minister Lynne Brown Ramaphosa-supporter and former ambassador to the United States  Ebrahim  Rasool and provincial treasurer  Maurencia  Gillion who is an ally of Magashule's...


Meltdown in the party

By a quirk of history it fell to Ace Magashule Secretary General of the African National Congress and leading beneficiary of Jacob Zuma's leadership to deliver the most damning report on the state of the party in its history...


The party and the pendulum

After the latest round of proxy battles President Cyril Ramaphosa is marginally ahead of his predecessor Jacob Zuma but his supporters warn that his opponents still control too many levers in the African National Congress...


Zuma blusters at Zondo

The African National Congress breathed a collective sigh of relief – party insiders said – when the questioning of former President Jacob Zuma who is facing multiple corruption allegations was halted after he reached a behind-the-scenes deal with the presiding judge...


Ace helps his allies

Tactics similar to those used to remove former President Thabo Mbeki before the end of his second term and are now being deployed behind the scenes by a committed group of senior ANC officials loyal to discredited former President Jacob Zuma (AC Vol 60 No 12 A tale of two ANCs)...


A tale of two ANCs

Lined up against Ramaphosa with Magashule are: Deputy President  David Mabuza; former Premier of North West province  Supra Mahumapelo; former President Jacob Zuma; and the current Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane a Zuma-appointed advocate who formerly worked in intelligence...


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