Sunday Morning Assessment

Direction to Zuma shows due caution

11 April 2021 - 00:00
By Franny Rabkin

Directions from the Constitutional Court on Friday seeking an affidavit from Jacob Zuma on what penalty it should impose if it finds him in contempt of court have raised questions about whether the court is giving him special treatment and why the directions were issued in the name of chief justice Mogoeng Mogoeng even though he did not sit in the case, writes Franny Rabkin.

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