Eye on Africa – Zuma trial: South African court rejects plea to overturn sentence

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In this edition, South Africa’s top court denies an application by Jacob Zuma to rescind his 15-month jail sentence. In a scathing rebuke it accuses the former president of “litigious skullduggery”. Also, virologists believe that a new treatment approved by the FDA is a cure against Ebola. And, more than 400 trucks sent by the UN to the Tigray region in Ethiopia have disappeared. And the World Food Program says that’s having a direct impact on its humanitarian response in the area. 

Produced by Wassim Cornet and Tatiana Reiter