Court cancels Jacob Zuma’s arrest warrant

Posted by - June 23, 2020

The High Court in Pietermaritzburg has cancelled an arrest warrant against South Africa’s former President Jacob Zuma after his lawyer handed in a doctor’s letter confirming his ill-health. The arrest warrant was issued in February after Mr Zuma failed to appear in court for a hearing. His legal team had said the former president had

Court Issues Arrest Warrant for South Africa’s Ex President, Zuma

Posted by - February 4, 2020

The Pietermaritzburg High Court has issued a warrant of arrest for South Africa’s former President, Jacob Zuma, after he missed a scheduled court appearance. Mr Zuma, who has been charged with a string of crimes including corruption, racketeering and money-laundering, was expected at the pre-trial hearing on Tuesday but was not present due to bad-health,