South Africa's Zuma to challenge influence-peddling report implicating him
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South African President Jacob Zuma speaks at the City Hall in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, November 18, 2016. REUTERS/Rogan Ward
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JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's President Jacob Zuma will challenge a report released this month by the anti-corruption watchdog that alleged influence-peddling in his government, his office said on Friday.
The president's office said in a statement that Zuma had received legal advice to challenge the report, which also prescribed that a judicial inquiry be set up to probe the allegations against him. Zuma denies any wrongdoing.
(Reporting by Mfuneko Toyana; Editing by James Macharia)
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