South Africa's Zuma wants arms deal corruption charges set aside

Fri, 30 Nov 2018 - 10:42 GMT

South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma wants corruption charges relating to a $2.2 billion arms deal to be permanently set aside

South Africa hits Jacob Zuma with arms deal corruption charges

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 - 04:02 GMT

Zuma was charged with corruption over a $2.5B state arms deal, a stunning judicial ruling on a continent where political 'Big Men' rarely face their day in court.

Investors watching closely as Ramaphosa considers cabinet line-up

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 - 08:39 GMT

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Tuesday his early morning walks gave him time to think about his cabinet amid growing speculation about its composition and the future of the finance minister.

S.Africa's new president vows to tackle state corruption

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 - 01:20 GMT

Cyril Ramaphosa, a former anti-apartheid activist turned businessman, was named South Africa's president Thursday and immediately vowed to fight corruption.

South Africa's ANC will back no-confidence vote in Zuma on Thursday

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 - 10:54 GMT

(ANC) will support a motion of no-confidence brought by an opposition party against President Jacob Zuma on Thursday if Zuma does not resign.

South Africa police minister denies Zuma to be arrested

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 - 10:41 GMT

South African police minister Fikile Mbalula denied speculation on Wednesday that President Jacob Zuma could be arrested.

ANC decides to remove Zuma as South African president

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 - 12:13 GMT

South Africa's ruling party decided on Tuesday to sack Jacob Zuma as head of state, two sources said.

S.Africa's Zuma asks prosecutors to drop graft charges

Thu, 01 Feb 2018 - 07:23 GMT

South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said on Thursday it had received arguments from President Jacob Zuma on why he should not be prosecuted for corruption.

Zuma and Ramaphosa face battle of wills over S.Africa's future

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 - 04:25 GMT

South Africa's Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa wrapped up Thursday the party conference that elected him ANC leader.

South Africa's ANC set to elect leader to replace Zuma

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 - 09:15 GMT

The African National Congress expects to announce the successor to President Jacob Zuma as party leader on Sunday .

Zuma no-confidence vote to be secret, raising possibility he might lose

Mon, 07 Aug 2017 - 07:36 GMT

The speaker of South Africa's parliament ruled on Monday that a motion of no-confidence in President Jacob Zuma .

South Africa's Eskom, McKinsey to investigate graft allegations

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 04:21 GMT

Eskom, McKinsey have suspended working together while they carry out separate investigations into allegations of wrongdoing in winning a government contract.

Pressure on S.Africa's Zuma as ANC leadership meets

Sun, 28 May 2017 - 03:22 GMT

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma faced further opposition at a meeting of his party's top leadership Sunday.