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Jacob Zuma corruption trial in South Africa adjourned shortly after opening

  Former president, 79, faces charges of fraud, racketeering and money laundering A long-delayed corruption trial of Jacob Zuma, the former president of South Africa , has opened in South Africa, but was adjourned almost immediately by nine days. Zuma, who held office from 2009 to 2018, faces charges of fraud, racketeering and money launderingrelating to a $2.5bn (£1.98bn) deal to buy European military hardware to upgrade South Africa’s armed forces in 1994. Continue reading... .. Full story on theguardian.com 

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