Maimane wants Ramaphosa to cut off state funding of Zuma's legal fees

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has penned a letter to Cyril Ramaphosa requesting that the president immediately cancel a long-standing deal which agreed that the state would foot the bill for Jacob Zuma's legal battles. This comes after the North Gauteng High Court last year ruled that the presidency is not liable for the former president's legal bills in respect to the Arms Deal matter‚ in which Zuma faces 783 counts of fraud‚ corruption and racketeering.

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