A torn African National Congress (ANC) election poster shows the face of former ANC president Jacob Zuma. File photograph: Kim Ludbrook/EPA

Former South African president Jacob Zuma, who began a jail sentence on Wednesday for ignoring a constitutional court order to appear at a corruption (...)

 South African former president Jacob Zuma (C) jokes with his lawyer Muzi Sikhakhane (R) during a break at a corruption inquiry in Johannesburg. Photograph: Guillem Sartorio/AFP via Getty Images

Former president of South Africa Jacob Zuma departed from a public sector corruption inquiry on Thursday in defiance of a summons, after his applicati(...)