OVERVIEW: I'll continue campaigning for the ANC - Zuma tells supporters following corruption case postponement

2018-11-30 09:02

Former president Jacob Zuma has addressed a large crowd of supporters following his appearance in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg for corruption-related charges.

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30 Nov 12:22

30 Nov 12:16
"Long live ANC, long live!!" - Zuma concludes.

30 Nov 12:11

30 Nov 12:07
 "I'll continue campaigning for the ANC. I'll even visit churches to campaign there." 

30 Nov 12:06
"On January 12 the ANC will be in full force at Moses Mabhida Stadium. Ramaphosa will read an ANC statement, not his." 

30 Nov 12:02
"We must get two-thirds majority in next year's elections," Zuma says.

30 Nov 12:00

"ANC has many reasons why it still governs. It led the revolution and many of its members died during the struggle." 

"Political and economic power was taken when we were colonised. We've only decolonised politics."

30 Nov 11:57
"Even other political parties must vote for the ANC, because they'll never win as long as the ANC is still around."

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30 Nov 11:53
Zuma: "If you won't vote for the ANC because of Zuma, you're punishing the whole ANC."

30 Nov 11:46
"I'm an ANC member and I'll die for it. I joined the ANC, the ANC never joined me," says Zuma. 

30 Nov 11:45
Zuma: "We will reveal all next year in terms of how my rights have been violated."

30 Nov 11:44
Zuma: "I've been arrested before and that can't happen in the new democratic South Africa." 

30 Nov 11:43
"This case doesn't respect Zuma's right. The Constitution must also protect me like it does to others."

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30 Nov 11:41
Zuma: The case must be thrown out of court permanently.

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30 Nov 11:41
"We have filed papers for permanent stay of prosecution", says Zuma.

30 Nov 11:38
Zuma sings "ngimanxebanxeba" meaning: I'm multiply wounded by the same men I grew up with", when loosely translated.

30 Nov 11:38
Zuma takes to the podium.

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30 Nov 11:28
PEC member Meshack Radebe to Zuma: We're behind you. We support you, because you're a loyal member of ANC.

30 Nov 11:18
Sdumo Dlamini says to Zuma: This one shall pass too.

30 Nov 11:17
Niehaus calls Pravin Gordhan a liar. 

30 Nov 11:17

30 Nov 11:16
Niehaus says Pravin Gordhan did not have hard facts against Zuma at State Capture Commission.

30 Nov 11:13
Niehaus: We don't believe Zuma will get free and fair trial that's why we want permanent stay of prosecution.

30 Nov 11:13
Niehaus now targets media saying they have helped in staining Zuma's name.

30 Nov 11:13
Describes Zuma as "this great leader of ours". 

30 Nov 11:12
MKMVAs Carl Niehaus addressing the crowd, says charges against Zuma are trumped up. He says there has been political meddling. 

30 Nov 11:06
Zuma has arrived at Freedom Square to address his supporters after court appearance 

30 Nov 11:05

30 Nov 10:55

30 Nov 10:55
Supra Mahumapelo, Sdumo Dlamini among dignitaries who've arrived at Freedom Square where Zuma will address supporters.

30 Nov 10:29
Zuma is now expected to address his supporters.

30 Nov 10:27
Court adjourns.

30 Nov 10:26
Prosecution to be heard on 20-23 May. 

30 Nov 10:26
Judge Mjabuliseni Madondo orders criminal proceedings postponed to May 20, 2019. Zuma warned to appear in PMB High Court. 

30 Nov 10:22

30 Nov 10:19
Court proceedings are continuing despite the electricity cut. 

30 Nov 10:18
The electricity just cut during court proceedings.

30 Nov 10:18
Zuma charges will be set down for three days from May 20, 2019 to argue permanent stay of prosecution. 

30 Nov 10:17

30 Nov 10:17
Amendments made to the indictment are being argued between parties. Zuma's attorney says they should have been informed of the matter. 

30 Nov 10:12
Representing Thales, Anton Katz says a civil matter that they have launched would also be heard on May 20, 2019. 

30 Nov 10:09
The State calls for criminal proceedings to be postponed to May 20, 2019.

30 Nov 10:07
Proceedings get underway, apologises for delay in start.

30 Nov 10:03

30 Nov 10:03
A large police contingent is also present outside court.

30 Nov 10:03

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