South Africa's ex-President Jacob Zuma has been sentenced to 15 months in prison
Zuma has battled corruption allegations in and out of office.
Zuma had resigned from office under a cloud of corruption and sundry scandals.
Deputy Chief Justice Sisi Khampepe says in a ruling in Johannesburg that Zuma has been convicted for contempt of court; after disobeying an order to testify before a judicial panel investigating corruption allegations during his nine-year reign.
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