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Former President Jacob Zuma misses court deadline

President Cyril Ramaphosa and Jacob Zuma

Former president Jacob Zuma has missed the deadline to file an answering affidavit to the state capture commission’s application for contempt of court charge.

Zuma is refusing to return to the commission unless Justice Raymond Zondo recuses himself.

President Jacob Zuma

Legal expert Nthabiseng Dubazana says Zuma should respond late, rather than not respond at all, to a bid to have him declared in contempt of court.

In other news – Mzansi reacts to Somizi losing half of his millions to Mohale amid divorce rumours

South Africans are wilding out on social media over Somizi Mhlongo’s millions which he might part with after divorce with Mohale Motaung gets successful.


Since the year kicked off, there’s been rumours that the two-part ways, though Som tried dismissing it after the two graced the cover of TrueLove magazine. Learn more

Source: eNCA