Posts by tag: Jacob Zuma

Jacob Zuma Faces Off with Expelled MK Party Leader Khumalo in Electoral Court

Jacob Zuma Faces Off with Expelled MK Party Leader Khumalo in Electoral Court

Former President Jacob Zuma is appearing in the Electoral Court to address the controversy surrounding the expulsion of Jabulani Khumalo, the founder and former leader of the MK Party. Khumalo is challenging the legality of his removal before the general elections, claiming he remains the rightful leader of the party.

06. 3.2024

Zara Kriel
Jacob Zuma Barred from South African Election: Constitutional Court Rules Former President Ineligible to Run

Jacob Zuma Barred from South African Election: Constitutional Court Rules Former President Ineligible to Run

Jacob Zuma, the former president of South Africa, cannot run for Parliament in the national election due to a criminal conviction. The Constitutional Court's ruling means he must wait until five years after his 2021 contempt of court sentence ends. As leader of the uMkhonto weSizwe Party, Zuma's disqualification still impacts the African National Congress's chances amid ongoing political tensions.

05.20.2024

Zara Kriel