The rise and fall of Jacob Zuma

Jacob Zuma, he resigned as president of South Africa on February 14, 2018. FILE PHOTO | AFP

What you need to know:

  • Zuma's private life is as colourful as his political career.
  • The teetotaller and non-smoker has four wives and at least 20 children.
  • During Zuma's time in power, South Africa was rocked by increasing social unrest over the failure to provide housing and basic services to the poorest in society.



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