The Zuma years: A look back at a tainted legacy

Jacob Zuma's resignation as president of South Africa brings an end to his nine scandal-plagued years in power.

    Critics say former President Jacob Zuma will be remembered for lining his pockets at the expense of common South Africans.

    Zuma's resignation marked the end of an era which has been dominated by scandals, infighting and deep public divisions.

    Al Jazeera's Scheherazade Gaffoor takes us through the Zuma years.


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