Former President Jacob Zuma‘s legal team is on Monday being led by Advocate Muzi Sikhakhane.

The Pietermaritzburg High Court will hear Zuma’s application for a permanent stay of prosecution in the corruption case against him, which relates to the 1999 multi-billion rand arms deal.

He is facing 16 charges of corruption, money laundering and racketeering.

The SABC also understands that for the State it will be Advocate Andrew Breitenbach together with Advocate Wim Trentgrove representing the French arms company Thales would be Advocate Anton Kat.

The court will finally hear the arguments and the reasons why Zuma wants this case to be dismissed.

Watch for more: