The country’s top court found ex-president Jacob Zuma guilty of contempt for defying its order to appear before corruption investigators examining allegations of corruption during his tenure from 2009 to 2018.
South Africa's ruling African National Congress pledged to back President Jacob Zuma in the no-confidence motion, aiming to thwart opposition efforts to force him out.
With more than 100,000 emails and leaked documents allegedly showing undue influence over President Jacob Zuma, the ANC is now calling for a probe into the matter.
Opposition parties say that many of the ruling party's members of parliament would vote to get rid of President Jacob Zuma if there was a secret ballot.
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