Five takeaways from South African politics today
DURBAN – The National Prosecuting Authority’s (NPA) move to have former president Jacob Zuma hand over medical records to substantiate a claim that he is unable to attend court due to ill-health, failed on Tuesday at the Pietermaritzburg High Court.
1. Zuma’s lawyer, advocate Dali Mpofu SC is also arguing that NPA prosecutor Billy Downer be recused from the case.
2. DA members in KwaZulu-Natal were taken on a hell-ride on Monday night, afte…