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Jacob Zuma’s stay of arrest bid fails

Former President Jacob Zuma’s bid to stay his arrest has been dismissed by the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Friday.

The former president brought the application before the court on Tuesday, arguing that his arrest should be stayed until the Constitutional Court hears his rescission application next Monday.

The court had sentenced him to 15 months behind bars for being in contempt of court after he failed to appear before the state capture inquiry.

Zuma has been in prison since Wednesday night.

Source: eNCA

In other news – Fear for AKA’s life as well-known SA rapper threatens to kill him

Mzansi hip-hop star AKA can never seem to catch a break even when he is mourning the love of his life, Anele Tembe. It’s no secret that the Supa Mega had people he was beefing within the industry and that did not change after he lost Anele in the most tragic way.

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The people he beefed with did not utter a word about the passing, at least not on public platforms, which is commendable but we cannot say the same about Ifani. Learn More