South Africa power cuts darken ANC's election outlook
Power outages across South Africa this week have blown up into the biggest political threat facing President Cyril Ramaphosa and the ruling ANC party three months away from elections, analysts say.
South Africa's ANC does not rule out graft-tainted Zuma as MP
South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) refused Sunday to rule out corruption-plagued ex-President Jacob Zuma as a candidate in parliamentary elections.
ANC same time government same time opposition
Once more, there are rumours that those ANC (African National Congress) members who lost the presidency of the party to Ramaphosa intend to break away to form a new party. This new rumoured party with no name yet would be the fourth party that has come into existence after major disagreements within the ANC.
Winnie Mandela (1936-2018)
The life of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, whose remains were interred last Saturday, was something of a meteor. Sparkling in history at a very young age as one of the world’s most popular women...
Winnie Mandela: Heroine or villain?
It is no longer news that Winnie Mandela, the South African anti-apartheid crusader and former wife of the First Black President of South Africa...
Zuma’s fall, Africa rising
The recent events in South Africa are not only heartening, they portend good omen for Africans.
Zuma as half of a yellow sun
On Valentine’s day, 14 February, 2018, when he was expected to be enjoying his favourite past-time of womanizing, Jacob Zuma, the now rested President of the Republic...
Zuma triggers crisis by refusing ANC's exit order
South Africa braced Tuesday for a major political showdown as scandal-tainted President Jacob Zuma reportedly rejected a direct order from the ruling ANC party to leave office.
ANC to remove Zuma as South Africa's head of state
South Africa's ruling ANC party resolved Tuesday to oust scandal-tainted President Jacob Zuma from office after he refused to resign, local media reported following marathon closed-door talks.