South African state prosecutors will appeal against a court ruling which could lead to nearly corruption charges being reinstated against President Jacob. The charges were levelled before his inauguration but dropped when he took office in 2009.
South Africa's chief prosecutor has announced his decision to pursue corruption charges against Jacob Zuma. He said there are "reasonable prospects of a successful prosecution."
South Africa's Jacob Zuma is facing a pivotal battle for his scandal-ridden presidency. There was a time, however, when he was known as a fiery fighter against apartheid and a political prisoner alongside Nelson Mandela.
South Africa's Jacob Zuma has resigned as president, as his political career has become increasingly overshadowed by corruption allegations and scandals. Here is a timeline of the major events that tarnished his reign.
In a blow to his administration, President Jacob Zuma has been ordered to set up the inquiry recommended in the "State of Capture" report within 30 days. The court called Zuma's challenge an abuse of judicial process.
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