ANC panel set to decide on South African leader Zuma's fate

World / Politics Feb 12, 2018

ANC panel set to decide on South African leader Zuma's fate

A key committee of South Africa's ruling African National Congress party intends to finalize a power transition that will see Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa take over from President Jacob Zuma, who is under pressure to resign because of corruption allegations. The national executive committee of ...

World / Politics Jan 8, 2017

Zuma's ex-wife gets boost in South Africa leadership race

The chances of South African President Jacob Zuma's ex-wife, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, becoming the next leader of the African National Congress were given a boost on Saturday with the endorsement of the ruling party's women's division. The ANC will pick a new leader at a conference ...

Leaked cables put South Africa spycraft on display

World Feb 25, 2015

Leaked cables put South Africa spycraft on display

by Christopher Torchia

Once the small talk had subsided, the 2012 meeting between intelligence agents from Iran and South Africa in an Iranian guesthouse reportedly went downhill. "Until high level Ministerial interaction has taken place it is evident that this relationship in all honesty is doomed," a vexed ...