'Enigmatic' ex-wife of South Africa's Zuma vies for power
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, one of the runners in the race for South Africa's ruling party leadership and newly-appointed lawmaker, faces difficulty distancing herself from her tarnished ex-husband President Jacob Zuma.
Zuma's ex-wife named MP ahead of key ANC leadership vote
An ex-wife of South African President Jacob Zuma said Thursday that she was being re-appointed a lawmaker in parliament, in what is being seen as her latest step to secure the country's presidency in two years' time.
Africa: The year ahead
The year ahead for Africa will revolve around managing challenges of constrained hegemon, regional integration, conflict resolution, democratic governance, and China’s growing influence on the continent.
African Union fails to elect new leader
African heads of state meeting in Kigali failed on Monday to elect a new head of the African Union and will try again in January, an official said.