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Jacob Zuma tired of being doubted

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South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma has accused the judiciary of not trusting a medical report by military doctors.

The former president has refused to undergo a medical examination by doctors selected by the prosecuting authority.

The military doctors are responsible for the health of all former presidents and have already filed a confidential report on his fitness to stand trial.

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Zuma’s foundation spokesperson Mzwanele Manyi told ENCA television that the former head of state was tired of his health being doubted.

Zuma has been serving a 15-month sentence since July for defying a court ruling compelling him to testify in a corruption inquiry.

He was admitted to hospital outside prison earlier last month and underwent surgery.

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He had been due to face a separate trial on corruption allegations—which was postponed to this month.—BBC

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