Former president appears to don’t have any different alternative than to seem earlier than the courtroom on the listed dates by the Deputy Chief Justice.
Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has set down 16 to twenty November for former President Jacob Zuma to seem earlier than the state seize fee.
He warned that the dates set for Zuma’s look cannot be negotiated.
Zondo mentioned that if Zuma attorneys refuses to agree with the dates laid down, he would difficulty a summons on 9 October.
The deputy chief justice indicated that the primary purpose why Zuma is not going to seem in courtroom this week as anticipated was that he’s making ready for his trial.
Zondo confirmed that Zuma’s attorneys wrote to make him conscious that he wouldn’t seem in courtroom this week with causes associated to his well being as medical doctors had suggested him to restrict his actions in the course of the COVID-19 pandemic due to his age.
Zuma’s attorneys had the intention of discussing an agreeable dates however Zondo mentioned that the fee wouldn’t negotiate with them.
Zondo will not be prepared to touch upon Zuma’s causes.