The state-capture commission of inquiry has told former president Jacob Zuma’s lawyers it urgently needs him to agree within five weeks to testify.

But Zuma’s lawyer, Daniel Mantsha, said his client continued to question the impartiality of the inquiry, while vehemently denying that the former president is not co-operating with its investigation.

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