WATCH | Jacob Zuma's first date with the Zondo commission

Former president Jacob Zuma has begun his testimony at the commission of inquiry into state capture on Monday.
Jacob Zuma Former president Jacob Zuma has begun his testimony at the commission of inquiry into state capture on Monday.
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On Monday, former president Jacob Zuma began his testimony before the commission of inquiry into state capture.

A few of his political allies including Des van Rooyen and Carl Niehaus showed up to support him.  Supra Mahumapelo arrived surrounded by media and a police escort. 

Supra Mahumapelo seen arriving at the state capture commission in Parktown where the former president Jacob Zuma is testifying.
Supra Mahumapelo seen arriving at the state capture commission in Parktown where the former president Jacob Zuma is testifying.
Image: Thapelo Morebudi
Carl Niehaus.
Carl Niehaus.
Image: ALON SKUY​

Black First Land First leader Andile Mngxitama was refused entry, allegedly for wearing his party regalia. Mgxitama is refusing to remove the regalia, arguing that the police must show him a rule that bans party regalia.

Black First Land First leader Andile Mngxitama
Black First Land First leader Andile Mngxitama
Image: Thulani Mbele

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