The former president embarked on a door-to-door campaign in eSikhaleni in northern KwaZulu-Natal on Monday.
He was accompanied by ANC deputy chairperson Mike Mabuyakhulu as well as uMhlathuze municipality mayor Mduduzi Mhlongo. Zuma spent most of the morning addressing and engaging with a small group of community members.
He was expected to address the masses shortly after midday. Meanwhile EFF commander in chief Julius Malema is also expected to address the community of eSikhaleni on Monday.
Malema has also been campaigning in northern KZN and spent his morning in the coastal town of Richards Bay.