South African: Court postpones Zuma’s case to July

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09.06.2018 at 17h21
APA News

South Africa’s National Prosecution Authority (NPA) and the lawyer for former president Jacob Zuma on Friday requested the Durban High Court to postpone the hearing in Zuma’s corruption case.The NPA said it wants to study the arms company Thales’ demands to withdraw the case from proceeding further. Due to the requests, the case against former president will resume on 27 July in Pietermaritzburg, the court ruled.

Zuma made his appearance in the Durban High Court on Friday, ready to hear the case only to have it postponed, mainly due to the French arms firm’s representation.

The court ordered the former president to return for the case in which he is facing…

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