South Africa's former President Zuma placed on medical parole


Reuters | Johannesburg | Updated: 05-09-2021 20:01 IST | Created: 05-09-2021 20:00 IST
South Africa's former President Zuma placed on medical parole
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South Africa's jailed former president Jacob Zuma has been placed on medical parole because of his ill health, the government's correctional services department said on Sunday.

Last month prison authorities said Zuma underwent unspecified surgery and was in hospital with more operations planned.

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