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Zuma's son released on bail after corruption charges

Zuma's son released on bail after corruption charges

Duduzane Zuma, the son of former South African president Jacob Zuma, was released on bail after appearing in court in leg-irons on Monday on charges of corruption.

South African police raid Gupta compound in Johannesburg

South African police raid Gupta compound in Johannesburg

The National Prosecuting Authority's (NPA) spokesman Luvuyo Mfaku said the raid was part of an investigation into theft, fraud and money laundering at a state-backed dairy project in the Free State province.

South Africa hits fallen Zuma with arms deal corruption charges

South Africa hits fallen Zuma with arms deal corruption charges

Former South African president Jacob Zuma is to face corruption charges over a $2.5 billion arms deal, prosecutors said, as a years-old scandal returned to haunt him within weeks of his fall from power.

South African police raid Gupta home, pressure cranks up on Zuma

South African police raid Gupta home, pressure cranks up on Zuma

South African police raided the family home of businessmen friends of President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday amid a probe into allegations that the family used their links with the president to win state contracts and influence Cabinet appointments.

Guptas' accounts closed on money-laundering fears: FirstRand

Guptas' accounts closed on money-laundering fears: FirstRand

South African lender FirstRand said on Monday suspicions of money-laundering lay behind its decision to cut ties with a business family linked to allegations of influence-peddling in President Jacob Zuma's government.

South Africa's top court slams Zuma over renovations dispute

South Africa's top court slams Zuma over renovations dispute

President Jacob Zuma flouted the constitution in using public funds to upgrade his private residence and must repay the money, South Africa's top court ruled, sparking calls for his impeachment.

Zuma under pressure as more influence peddling reports surface

Zuma under pressure as more influence peddling reports surface

More senior South African public figures came out on Friday to accuse a business family with close ties to President Jacob Zuma of exerting undue influence, as top ANC officials met to discuss the political crisis.