People are misreading history if they think Zuma will go: Justice Malala

African National Congress (ANC) stalwarts and some senior leaders have come out strongly against President Jacob Zuma, calling for his resignation.

Members of the ANC National Executive Committee (NEC), Dr Zweli Mkhize and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa have backed Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan on the fraud charges.

However, political analyst, Justice Malala, told Stephen Grootes on the Midday Report that people who think President Jacob Zuma will soon be forced out are going to be disappointed.

If we think he is leaving now, we are misreading history and we are misreading President Zuma.

Justice Malala, political analyst

I think we will see more court cases. You will see more battles in court. But not just yet. I think we still have some time of President Zuma in power.

Justice Malala, political analyst

He says Zuma was facing corruption and rape charges but still became the President of South Africa and the ANC for two terms.

Malala also says Zuma's administration has been failed to grow the economy and create jobs, but he is still around.

Listen to the audio below for more from Justice Malala...

Read More
Gordhan charges likely to cause divisions within ANC - analyst

Gordhan charges likely to cause divisions within ANC - analyst

Political analysts say that it was only a matter of time before Pravin Gordhan was charged.

Who are the Guptas?

Who are the Guptas?

EWN looks at the Gupta family and how they've made news in SA.

Why Zuma will survive Nkandla

Why Zuma will survive Nkandla

Ranjeni Munusamy says we should not count the Teflon president out just yet.

After the ConCourt ruling: The Nkandla Storm

After the ConCourt ruling: The Nkandla Storm

EWN looks at a chain of events which has rocked South African politics after the ConCourt's Nkandla ruling.

Rumours of Zuma’s demise greatly exaggerated

Rumours of Zuma’s demise greatly exaggerated

Ranjeni Munusamy addresses Zuma's links to 'Guptagate.'

South Africans stand with #RememberKhwezi protesters

South Africans stand with #RememberKhwezi protesters

In 2005 a woman known as Khwezi accused Jacob Zuma of rape, but he was acquitted in 2006.