Jacob Zuma due in court, Zondo Commission

File: Former president Jacob Zuma faces graft charges related to the controversial multibillion-rand arms deal of the late1990s.

File: Former president Jacob Zuma faces graft charges related to the controversial multibillion-rand arms deal of the late1990s.

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  • Editor's note: This article has been updated with additional information.

JOHANNESBURG - Former president Jacob Zuma is expected to appear in the High Court in Pietermaritzburg on Friday.

Zuma has brought an application for a permanent stay of prosecution.

He is facing corruption charges, related to the controversial multi-billion rand arms deal.

He will also appear before the state capture commission of inquiry on 21 - 25 October and 11 - 15 November respectively.

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Commission chair Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo has released the document sent to the former president.

This follows speculation that the commission gave Zuma the cross-examination questions.

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The document highlights points of interest from testimony given by witnesses who've implicated Zuma.

They include Themba Maseko, former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor, former Bosasa COO Angelo Agrizzi, and Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan.

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