Leading Zuma supporter speaks

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Zuma man … Nkosentsha Shezi
Zuma man … Nkosentsha Shezi
Clive Ndou

Nkosentsha Shezi (44) the man leading the KwaZulu-Natal campaign to defend former President Jacob Zuma against arrest is a “principled” businessman who has no interest in government tenders.

“Fortunately for me I don’t need tenders to keep my business afloat,” he said.

Shezi is one of those who since Sunday have been camping outside Zuma’s Nkandla homestead as part of a campaign to prevent police from arresting Zuma. The former president is in conflict with the law after defying a ConCourt order to appear before the Zondo Commission.

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