Dons have KZN in their grip — and Don of Dons Jacob Zuma has the tightest grip

There are remarkable similarities between the Italian island of Sicily in the post-war period and South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province today — with violence, corruption and crime being facts of political and social life. In Sicily, Mafia bosses ruled; in KZN, the still-looming figure of Jacob Zuma pulls the strings.