‘DEAD’ KEY WITNESS IN ZUMA CASE FOUND ALIVE
EVEN though former president Jacob Zuma’s legal team told the Pietermaritzburg high court this week that a key witness and co-conspirator in the alleged corruption that led to him being charged was dead, investigators have found him in Europe. Alain Thétard, controversial former head of Thales South Africa and author of the infamous encrypted fax, has been traced, News24 confirmed. The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) received confirmation of his whereabouts after it submitted its court papers on March 11. — News24.