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State to continue paying for Jacob Zuma’s legal fees for now until court reaches decision.

JOHANNESBURG – The state will continue paying for Jacob Zuma’s legal fees during his defence regadless of an on going court application to cease paying, the presidency confirmed.

Jacob Zuma currently faces 16 charges of fraud and corruption and desparately needs the state to continue paying his legal fees during his defence. Jacob Zuma recently indicated he is unable to pay for his own defense.

A court application was filed to cease paying and is currently pending conclusion.

The taxpayer will continue to pay Jacob’s legal bills in the interim until a court order is issued to stop.