The man claims to have contracted the virus after he received numerous blood transfusions.
Analysts see changes in the political framework of the ruling party following a week of explosive events.
The case will resume on 28 September. The mother of the deceased child will continue to give evidence.
The ANC presidential candidate has questioned why disciplinary action has not been taken against the president.
Metrorail encourages commuters to seek alternative transport this morning to get to their destinations on time.
The two tow truck drivers had a go at each other after a dispute broke out on who came first on the scene.