Former president Jacob Zuma is not above the law and will be criminally charged for leaving the state capture commission without asking to be excused, according to deputy chief justice and state capture commission chair Raymond Zondo. 

On Monday Zondo said he had requested the inquiry’s secretary, Itumeleng Mosala, to lay the charges against Zuma because of the “seriousness” of his conduct which could affect on the commission's work. ..

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