The Helen Suzman Foundation wants the decision to place Jacob Zuma on medical parole reviewed.
The former president was admitted to the hospital shortly after being jailed for contempt of court.
The Department of Corrections Head Arthur Fraser has acknowledged he ignored the parole board’s recommendation not to release him.
The NGO’s legal researcher, Chris Fisher, acknowledges it will be difficult to prove Fraser made his decision irrationally.
In other news – Hyena bites SANDF soldier
The incident, according to Siphiwe Dlamini, department of defence (DOD) head of communication, happened last week when the animal.
Probably a spotted hyena but not identified – was chased from the ops room and kitchen area of the Sand River Military Base, not far from Kruger’s administrative capital, Skukuza. Learn more