Former South African President Jacob Zuma has filed a defamation suit against Pakistan in a corruption case. A court in the country on Wednesday dismissed the appeal.
The court’s ruling means that there was no impediment to the trial of allegations of corruption against then-President Zuma in the 1990s over a defense pact with France. The trial is set to begin on April 11.
After the corruption trial began, Jacob Zuma complained that Billy Downer, the chief prosecutor in the case, should be dropped. Friday’s allegation against Billy is that he is biased. The allegations were dismissed last year by High Court Judge Pete Cohen. He then dismissed the leave to appeal application filed yesterday.
Cohen said Friday’s appeal was not acceptable at this stage of the trial. Quinn also noted that there was no conflict of interest between Zuma and the prosecutor. He will not be biased.
Zuma is facing 16 charges, including fraud, corruption and embezzlement, for buying military equipment from five European countries. The court heard that Zuma had taken bribes from Thales, a French defense equipment maker. He has also been charged with money laundering. However, Zuma has always denied the allegations. Thales also denied the allegations. Has done.
His body will be laid to rest at Rabindrasadhan Chattar in Kolkata on Wednesday to pay last respects to Sandhya Mukherjee, one of the best singers of modern Bengali music. His last rites will be performed at Keoratala Mahasmashan in South Kolkata this evening under the supervision of the Government of West Bengal.
Sandhya Mukherjee was first admitted to PG Hospital in Kolkata on January 26 after contracting corona. From there he was taken to Apollo Hospital in Calcutta for treatment. Sandhya passed away on Tuesday while undergoing treatment there. He was 90 years old.
After the death of the artist last evening, his body was laid to rest in the cold storage Peace World of Kolkata Municipal Corporation. The body of the artist will be laid to rest at 12 noon on Wednesday at Rabindrasadan Chattar in Kolkata. People and fans from all walks of life in the state will pay their last respects to this talented artist. The body will be kept at Rabindrasadna till 5 pm. Then in the evening the body will be taken for cremation at Keoratala Mahasmashan in South Kolkata.
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee received the news of Sandhya Mukherjee’s death in Kochbihar. He then cut short his tour and returned to Kolkata today. He will also pay his last respects to Mukherjee this evening.
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has expressed deep grief over the death of Sandhya Mukherjee. He said, ‘I never thought he would leave like this. What happened! There is no one left in a century today! I lost my elder today. ‘