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Jacob Zuma granted compassionate leave to attend his brother's funeral

22 July 2021 6:32 AM
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Zuma is serving 15 months of imprisonment for being in contempt of court.

Former President Jacob Zuma has been granted compassionate leave to attend his brother's funeral.

In a statement, the Correctional Services Department said that a sentenced offender remained a sentenced offender even when temporarily outside.

Zuma is serving 15 months of imprisonment for being in contempt of court over his refusal to cooperate with the state capture inquiry.




22 July 2021 6:32 AM
Tags:
Jacob Zuma
compassionate leave
Zuma contempt of court

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