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S.Africa court clears way for Zuma graft prosecution
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Johannesburg, Oct 13, 2017 (AFP) - South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal ruled on Friday that President Jacob Zuma can face prosecution over almost 800 charges of corruption relating to a 1990s arms deal.
Zuma had lodged a challenge at the court in Bloemfontein after a lower court decided in 2016 to reinstate the charges that were previously discontinued by prosecutors.
"The reasons for discontinuing th ...

 

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