ANC seen saving South Africa's Zuma in impeachment vote

April 5, 2016 9:42 AM

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ANC seen saving South Africa's Zuma in impeachment vote

JOHANNESBURG The African National Congress has given President Jacob Zuma the support he needs to survive an impeachment vote called after South Africa's top court ruled he had breached the constitution.

Parliament will later on Tuesday debate and vote on a motion to remove Zuma from office after the constitutional court ruled last week that the president failed to uphold the constitution by ignoring an order to repay some of the $16 million in state funds spent on renovating his private home.

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