S Africa court clears way for Zuma graft prosecution

Johannesburg, Oct 13 (AFP) South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal overturned today a decision by prosecutors to set aside almost 800 graft charges ag...

Published: 13th October 2017 01:57 PM  |   Last Updated: 13th October 2017 02:15 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

Johannesburg, Oct 13 (AFP) South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeal overturned today a decision by prosecutors to set aside almost 800 graft charges against President Jacob Zuma, clearing the way for his prosecution.

"The reasons for discontinuing the prosecution given...

do not bear scrutiny," said Supreme Court judge Eric Leach.

(AFP) CPS .

This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire.

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