Former President Jacob Zuma’s Arms Deal Trial Is Finally Ready To Begin | News 24
Former President Jacob Zuma is seen inside the Pietermaritzburg High Court during an earlier appearance.
PHOTO: Gallo Images / Thulie Dlamini
- Former President Jacob Zuma will stand trial beginning May 17 in the now infamous arms deal.
- All pending issues, including a request for a review by the co-defendant, French arms company Thales, to have the racketeering charges dropped, have been shelved.
- Zuma was not present in court and neither were his supporters.
Former President Jacob Zuma will finally have his day in court after the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg heard Tuesday that his corruption case was finally …