Sobukwe or PW Botha? Zuma’s unseemly efforts to defend his attack on rule of law

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Then President Jacob Zuma attending a luncheon for world leaders during the United Nations 71st session of the General Debate at the United Nations General Assembly on September 20, 2016 at the UN headquarters in New York.  (Photo by Peter Foley - Pool/Getty Images)
Then President Jacob Zuma attending a luncheon for world leaders during the United Nations 71st session of the General Debate at the United Nations General Assembly on September 20, 2016 at the UN headquarters in New York. (Photo by Peter Foley - Pool/Getty Images)

Jacob Zuma has demonstrated by trying to argue that the Constitutional Court order that he appear before the State Capture Inquiry is anti-democratic ruling, that he either doesn’t understand rule of law, or chooses not to, writes Karyn Maughan.

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