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Duduzane Zuma Biography – Duduzane Zuma Wiki
Duduzane Zuma is the son of the former President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma and Kate Zuma, and the twin brother of Duduzile Zuma.
He became prominent between 2007 and 2009 when his father became the president of the African National Congress and later the President of South Africa, after which he suddenly became the director of a number of South African businesses.
In 2014, the Randburg Magistrates Court found that his negligence led to the deaths of 30-year-old Phumzile Dube and later Jeanette Mashaba when his Porsche car collided with a taxi. The National Prosecuting Authority declined to prosecute. In July 2018, his culpable homicide case was reopened after he arrived back in South Africa for a family funeral. His passport was withdrawn and he has been appearing in the Randburg Magistrates Court several times since. In July 2019 he was acquitted on all counts.
Duduzane met further controversy when he joined the companies of his father’s friends, the Gupta family. It has been suggested that he was involved in the state capture of PRASA with the tender meant to be given to the Chinese; PRASA has taken legal action to recover the stolen money.
In March 2017, he accused Pravin Gordhan of putting pressure on the central bank to close all his bank accounts.
In February 2018, it was reported that he was wanted in connection with the Vrede Dairy Project in the Free State, which allegedly saw politicians and business people fraudulently pocketing millions from the project earmarked for emerging black farmers.
He pledged to donate his shares of the Oakbay media companies ‘ANN7’ and ‘The New Age’ to the South African Youth Development Programme in 2017 which saw him as being philanthropic.
Duduzane Zuma Age
He was born on May 20, 1984 in South Africa. He is now 35 years old.
Duduzane Zuma Wife
He is married to his wife Shanice Stork. They got married in 2015. The wedding was held at a luxury venue at the Zimbali Lodge in Ballito.
Duduzane Zuma Children
He has a son with his ex-lover. He appeared in court in 2015 and settled a lump sum amount of money to take care of the child.
Duduzane Zuma Parents
He is the son of the former President of South Africa Jacob Zuma and his mother Kate Mantsho Zuma.
Duduzane Zuma Siblings
He has several siblings. Some of his siblings are; Duduzile Zuma his twin sister, Thuthukile Zuma, Guthulethu Zuma Ncube, Mziwoxolo Edward Zuma, Mxolisi Zuma, Nhlakanipho Vusi Zuma, Msholozi Zuma, Thandisiwe Zuma, Phumzile Zuma, Jabulile Zuma, Nokuthula Nomaqhawe Zuma, Nqobile Zuma, and Thuli Zuma.
Duduzane Zuma Family
He is the son of the former President of South Africa Jacob Zuma and his mother Kate Zuma. His mother died in the year 2000. He was married to Jacob Zuma for 18 years.
Duduzane Zuma Wedding
He is married to his wife Shanice Stork. They got married in 2015. The wedding was held at a luxury venue at the Fairmont Hotel Zimbali Lodge in Ballito.
The white wedding was followed by a traditional wedding ceremony that was held in the former president’s home in Nkandla in the northern region of KwaZulu-Natal.
Duduzane Zuma House
At the end of 2015, he bought an apartment amounting to R18 million in the Burj Khalifa skycrapper in Dubai, UAE.
Duduzane Zuma Qualifications
He attended Pretoria Boys High School and later enrolled in the Nelson Mandela University School of Information and Communication Technology for his undergraduate level. He pursued a course in Information Technology.
Duduzane Zuma Net Worth
Duduzane Zuma’s net worth is unknown however his source of wealth is the several businesses that he has managed and those that he had with the Guptas.