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Jacob Zuma takes fight to Supreme Court

Former president Jacob Zuma has approached the Supreme Court of Appeal to have Advocate Billy Downer removed from his corruption case.

Last year the Pietermaritzburg High Court ruled that Downer would continue prosecuting Zuma.

The former president requested Judge Piet Koen leave to appeal, but this was dismissed.

In the previous appearance, Zuma alleged that Downer leaked important information about him.

He argued that Downer will not grant him a fair trial and wants him removed.

Source: eNCA

In other news – The River actress Lunathi Mampofu almost died

Mzansi TV show The River star Lunathi Mampofu recently opened up about her near-death experience. In a video that she shared on Instagram, the actress said she was held at gunpoint while driving.

Lunathi Mampofu

“I was driving down a street in town, and then I just see a guy pop by and he is walking in front of the car. Within a split second, he came to my window and pulled out the gun so I froze, “He said if you don’t pull down this window right now I will shoot you. Learn More