South Africa's Zuma in hospital for gallstone surgery

South Africa's Zuma in hospital for gallstone surgery

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South African President Jacob Zuma was admitted to hospital on Saturday for a scheduled procedure to remove gallstones & was expected to be discharged Sunday, the presidency said.

"The galllstones were discovered approximately two months ago during a routine medical check-up. The president's work program did not allow for the procedure to be undertaken earlier," a statement from Zuma's office said.

(Reporting by Olivia Kumwenda; Editing by Tom Brown)

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Source: “Reuters”

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