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Zuma’s lawyers played Msholozi dirty? They are accused of leaking these confidential papers of Zuma.

Jacob Zuma is active and back to take on the justice system and its workers that misuse their power, at the expense of Jacob Zuma. Advocate Billy Downer, who is a member of the National Prosecuting Authority, had no right to leak Jacob Zuma’s confidential information to the public, while he was in prison. Advocate Downer, took advantage of Jacob Zuma’s downfall, but things are backfiring at this moment. Jacob Zuma has opened a case against Advocate Downer, he wants an apology and to be held accountable for the misuse of power. As a law officer, you should know better and never violate certain laws, rules and policies, since you can lose your job. If Advocate Downer is found guilty, he will be in serious trouble. 

Former South African president Jacob Zuma has a short memory; his own attorney issued a letter to the court concerning his health, and a year ago he proudly told the world how he was poisoned, writes Adriaan Basson.

Jacob Zuma's latest victim card is nothing but a desperate, false attempt to shift attention away from the Pietermaritzburg High Court's approaching decision on advocate Billy Downer's right to prosecute Zuma.

Former South African President Jacob Zuma filed criminal prosecution against state prosecutor Billy Downer on Thursday, accusing him of not just leaking his health records lately, but also of allowing new intelligence to meddle in his arms-deal corruption investigation.

Zuma caused a minor uproar when he came at Pietermaritzburg's Jabu Ndlovu police station with his daughter Duduzile in tow to submit a statement to the cops, accompanied by news crews.

His case derives in part from the media's exposure to an affidavit made by Downer in August, which referenced a medical certificate granted by a military doctor declaring that Zuma required immediate medical treatment for a medical trauma.

But it goes even farther, attempting to turn Zuma's specific request for Downer's removal under section 106 (1) (h) of the Criminal Procedure Act, as well as his subsequent acquittal on corruption allegations under section 104 of the same act, into a charging documents.

"It is apparent that criminal interference in the case has occurred by those not licensed to conduct such investigations, including involvement in crime of intelligence operatives and illegal surveillance," he writes.

If indeed the layers of Jacob Zuma are the ones behind the leakage of the medical certificate or report of Jacob Zuma, then no one should be blamed within the NPA.

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