South Africa's graft-accused Zuma claims he has been 'vilified'
South Africa's graft-accused ex-president Jacob Zuma said on Monday he had been "vilified", as he testified at a judicial inquiry into the alleged looting of state funds while he was in power.
South Africa ex-president Zuma back in court over graft charges
Former South African president Jacob Zuma arrived in court on Monday as he fights to have corruption charges against him over 1990s arms deal dropped before the case comes to trial.
A drean destroyed…when can we begin to dream again?
In three days time, South Africans go to the polls to elect members of the national parliament and the provincial houses of assembly.
25 years after apartheid, South Africans still not free
A quarter of a century after the end of the apartheid in South Africa, large swathes of population still aren't free given abject poverty and high unemployment and the scourge of corruption affecting the country, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Saturday.
South Africa's Zuma won't seek lawmaker seat, party list shows
Former South African president Jacob Zuma will not seek a place in parliament in the May 8 elections, the ruling party has said, surprising those who expected him to try to stage a comeback.
Five arrested in South Africa over Zuma-era graft allegations
Five suspects, including South Africa's former chief financial officer for prisons, were arrested on Wednesday in the latest move against alleged government corruption under former president Jacob Zuma.
Zuma ally took monthly bribes from South Africa company, inquiry hears
A South African former executive on Monday told a corruption probe that his old company had paid monthly bribes for years to a minister who served under scandal-tainted ex-president Jacob Zuma. Angelo Agrizzi, ex-chief operating officer of the Bosasa contracting company, has given days of bombshell testimony to a judicial commission probing allegations of government…
It is our leaders who are stupid
South Africa is the country that best signifies that our mumu as black people will never do. It is here that African leadership has demonstrated the stupidity of African leaders. This is not to say that the rest of the continent has not collectively demonstrated leadership stupidity before. Or how do you label what happened…
South Africa's Ex-President Jacob Zuma Signs Record Deal
Former president Jacob Zuma, who is implicated in a major corruption scandal, has been given a taxpayer-funded record deal. Sam Holder reports. Famous for singing at political rallies, he is known for his trademark: the controversial anti-apartheid song "Umshini wami" or "Bring me my machine gun." And now he's signed a record deal - and…