Former President Jacob Zuma. AFP/Emmanuel Croset
JOHANNESBURG - Former President Jacob Zuma, has been granted permission to attend his brother Michael's funeral.
Zuma applied to the correctional services department, for compassionate leave.
Michael Zuma will be laid to rest on Thursday.
Zuma is currently serving 15-months behind bars for contempt of court.
This was after he refused to return to testify at the State Capture Inquiry.