Thursday, July 19, 2018

Tag: Jacob Zuma

South Africa’s ANC Leader Vows to Fight...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's ruling African National Congress must end corruption "within our own ranks" as it faces its weakest point since taking...

New Leader of South Africa’s ANC Party...

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Cyril Ramaphosa, the elected leader of South Africa's ruling African National Congress in a tight race on Monday, now faces the...

Proposal to Increase Black Ownership of Mines...

South Africa's mines minister may be seeking to increase the share of the country's required Black ownership in mining assets to 30 percent, up...

Thousands Protest South African President Zuma as...

By Christopher Torchiz, Associated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Tens of thousands of South Africans demonstrated peacefully Friday in a national outpouring of anger at their scandal-tainted...

South Africa President Needs Land Expropriation Bill...

South African President Jacob Zuma has asked parliament to explain the process it followed in passing a bill allowing state expropriations of land to...

President Zuma Calls on Young People to...

JOHANNESBURG – On Thursday, South Africa will commemorate the 40th anniversary of the 1976 Soweto Uprising. President Jacob Zuma’s official address will be made at...

South African President Jacob Zuma to Face...

South African President Jacob Zuma should face almost 800 corruption charges that were dropped in 2009, a judge said Friday, piling further pressure on...

Former President F.W. de Klerk Claims South...

After 26 years South Africa is more divided than ever before. This was the view expressed by former president F.W. de Klerk at a conference...

If #ZumaMustFall, What Happens Next? Will Racism...

Some South Africans are calling for the removal of South African president Jacob Zuma. And perhaps he should go. But if he does, what...

Zuma’s Growing Relationship With Russia’s Putin Raises...

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa — Jacob Zuma is back from Russia, with love for its leader. Again. The South African president, who attended a massive World...

As Leaders Gather For SADC Summit To...

Harare - Presidents Robert Mugabe and Jacob Zuma arrived on Wednesday in Harare for a South African Development Community (SADC) summit that has been...

President Zuma Appoints Special Committee to Give...

After weeks of xenophobic violence in South Africa and multiple efforts to end it, South African President Jacob Zuma met with leaders of organizations...

South Africa Celebrates 50 Years After Deciding...

Pelindaba Nuclear Research Center, South Africa—South Africa is celebrating the 50th anniversary of its first nuclear reactor under the Atoms for Peace program. The only...

25 Years After End of Apartheid, Remaining...

Only 53 percent of whites in South Africa believed that apartheid was a crime against humanity, according to a decade-long study on race relations in...

South Africa’s Zuma In Better Health After...

South African President Jacob Zuma said he was in "perfect" condition after recovering from a bout of fatigue that left him hospitalized in June,...

After Landslide Election Victory, ANC Promises to...

PRETORIA, South Africa  — South Africa's ruling ANC will use its fresh electoral mandate to "radically" boost Black business, a top member predicted to...

Zuma Insists He Did Nothing Wrong With...

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma has said he did not request a controversial upgrade to his private residence and is asking why he should...

South Africa’s President Zuma Ordered to Pay...

South Africa's public ombudsman has said that some of the multimillion dollar taxpayer-funded refurbishments to President Jacob Zuma's luxurious residence were unlawful and ordered him...

South African Watchdog to Issue Report Slamming...

South Africa's main anti-corruption watchdog said on Thursday it would release its report into a $21 million state-funded security upgrade to President Jacob Zuma's...

Apartheid is the Root of South Africa’s...

CAPE TOWN, South Africa - South Africans should not criticize government for talking about apartheid because it created the problems the country is struggling...