Court rules dropping of Zuma charges 'irrational'

The High Court in Pretoria on Friday found the National Prosecuting Authority's decision to drop more than 700 corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma was irrational. "Mr Zuma should face the charges as outlined in the indictment," said Deputy Judge President Aubrey Ledwaba. Maryke Vermaak reports...

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