Jacob Zuma celebrates 80th birthday in hospital

Former South African President Jacob Zuma celebrated his 80th birthday yesterday.

Zuma spent his birthday in hospital as he is undergoing tests.

Posting on social media, former ZANU PF Director for Youth Affairs Jason Zhuwawo wished his friend and mentor a happy birthday.

In a statement issued on Tuesday, the Zuma Foundation wished Zuma “the most fabulous and happiest” birthday.

Zuma, failed to make an appearance at his arms deal trial in the Pietermaritzburg High Court on Monday, allegedly due to ill health.