Findings in Duduzane Zuma's accident inquest

2014-12-11 08:03
Duduzane Zuma is seen in court. (Werner Beukes, Sapa)

Duduzane Zuma is seen in court. (Werner Beukes, Sapa)

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Johannesburg - Findings of an inquest into an accident involving President Jacob Zuma's son Duduzane in which a woman was killed are expected to be heard at the Randburg Magistrate's Court on Thursday.

On 1 February this year, Duduzane Zuma's car rear-ended Jabulani Vusi Dlamini's minibus taxi on the M1 South off-ramp to Grayston Drive in Sandton.

Passenger Phumzile Dube was killed and three others were injured.

In a previous statement, Zuma said he lost control of his Porsche after it hit a puddle in rainy conditions.

In July, the National Prosecuting Authority said it declined to prosecute Zuma due to insufficient evidence.

Closing arguments were presented by the defence and State last month.

Magistrate Lolita Chetty had taken two weeks to examine the documentation handed to her by all legal teams involved in the inquiry.

Read more on:    npa  |  jacob zuma  |  duduzane zuma  |  johannesburg

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