Former President Jacob Zuma made his first public look in Nkandla on Saturday, solely days after his son, Edward, promised bloodshed to maintain his father out of jail.
Zuma hadn’t been seen in public because the Constitutional Courtroom sentenced him to fifteen months in jail for contempt of courtroom after he refused to testify earlier than the state seize fee.
He went out of his residence simply earlier than 3 p.m., shielded by Zulu warriors and surrounded by followers, carrying a Covid-19 masks. As he walked across the stage from the place his son had simply spoken, the viewers erupted in applause, and he returned to his dwelling.
Edward talked about a struggle simply earlier than his father arrived, saying that nobody cared concerning the Covid-19 virus or prophylactic precautions in a struggle state of affairs.
Zuma’s supporters don’t give a hoot about viruses and Covid-19 protocols, Edward mentioned in a fiery deal with to tons of of stressed supporters, many wearing ANC regalia and Zulu conventional apparel, at his father’s homestead in Nkandla, KwaZulu-Natal.
“We don’t care concerning the police. However ought to they dare come near Zuma’s home, there might be bloodshed,” he mentioned. “In the event that they provoke us, we are going to give them the bloodshed that they need. Nkandla is on a complete shutdown. Zuma just isn’t going wherever even when he elects to take action we are going to cease him.”
[WATCH] Former president @PresJGZuma, singing as he’s flanked by Amabutho, MKMVA Veterans and members of his safety element exterior his home. #ZumaJudgement #ZumaConCourtRuling pic.twitter.com/cjUZvDtG4Y
— Mabaso Nhlanhla (@_NMabaso) July 3, 2021
#ZumaJudgement Former President @PresJGZuma seen in public for the primary time after the @ConCourtSA judgement. He’s flanked by Amabutho as he leaves his home for a short second. He has since returned to his home. #eNCA pic.twitter.com/qGXWlZB6eQ
— Siphamandla Goge (@SiphamandlaGoge) July 3, 2021