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Correctional Services Confirms Zuma Remains In Hospital

Former president Jacob Zuma appearing at Zondo commission. Image: Veli Nhlapo

The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) has confirmed that former President Jacob Zuma remains in hospital outside the Estcourt Correctional Centre.

According to the department, he underwent a surgical procedure on Saturday with further procedures scheduled for the coming days.

The DCS says it’s unable to predict a discharge date.

Zuma is currently serving a 15-month prison sentence.

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