Jacob Zuma, Former South African president, delays prison deadline with last ditch legal maneuver
In the application, 79-year-old Zuma and his lawyers claimed that the sentence threatened his life and that the Constitutional Court’s decision was unfair to their client.
This comes after Zuma was ordered to hand himself in to a police station in his hometown Nkandla or Johannesburg by the end of this Sunday. Failing that, the police were given three days to bring him in.
The Constitutional Court hearing will take place on July 12. Some legal analysts say the application is highly unlikely to…