Tag: jacob zuma

Former South Africa President, Zuma Appears in Court

Henry Solomon- April 6, 2018

Former South African president Jacob Zuma appeared in court on Friday to face corruption charges relating to a 2.5 billion dollars arms deal. The 75-year-old, ... Read More

After Jacob Zuma, Cyril Ramaphosa is Next South Africa’s President – See Bio

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 15, 2018

On Wednesday 14th February 2018, Mr Zuma bowed to the inevitable and resigned "with immediate effect". Matamela Cyril Ramaphosa is a South African politician. He ... Read More

South African parliament to elect Jacob Zuma’s successor today -ANC chief whip

inno.korie- February 15, 2018

South Africa’s parliament will elect Cyril Ramaphosa as new president at 2pm local time (1200 GMT) on Thursday and have him take the oath of ... Read More

MUST READ: Jacob Zuma’s Resignation Letter(Complete)

Joy Nwugo- February 15, 2018

Statement of the President of the Republic of South Africa, JG Zuma on the decision of the African National Congress to recall him 14 February ... Read More

Jacob Zuma and Corruption: Complete Story of the Former South African President

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 15, 2018

On Wednesday 14th February 1018, Mr Zuma bowed to the inevitable and resigned "with immediate effect". "I resign as president of the republic with immediate ... Read More

ANC In Serious Move to Fire Zuma As Exit Negotiations Deepens, Sources Say

Henry Solomon- February 8, 2018

South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) had been preparing to fire Jacob Zuma as head of state this week, according to leaked comments from ... Read More

The Two Sisters, South Africa and Zimbabwe at it Again

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 29, 2017

Tensions between Zimbabwe and South Africa grow higher as the two Southern African countries bicker over accusations of bank robberies in South Africa. Zimbabwe reacted ... Read More

South Africa’s Economy in More Trouble, Credit Rating Cut To Junk

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 3, 2017

South Africa's credit rating has been cut to junk status by the rating agency S&P Global. The agency said according to a BBC Report that ... Read More

Jacob Zuma Fires His Finance Minister

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 31, 2017

South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has sacked country’s Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan after days of speculation that rocked the country’s markets and currency. Mr Gordhan ... Read More

South African Court Says ICC Withdrawal Is Unconstitutional

Henry Solomon- February 22, 2017

A court in Pretoria on Wednesday has ruled that the International Criminal Court, ICC withdrawal decision by the South African government  was unconstitutional. South Africa ... Read More

Jacob Zuma’s ANC Loses Key City to Opposition

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 6, 2016

South Africa President Jacob Zuma(PHOTO: Afrika-UPDATES) "The fall in support has been dramatic, in levels never seen before," political analyst told reporters. Defeat in Port ... Read More

Zuma Faces Huge Obstacle In Corruption charges

Henry Solomon- April 29, 2016

The North Gauteng High Court on Friday, ruled that the decision taken by the National Prosecutions Authority (NPA), to drop corruption charges against President Jacob ... Read More

President of South Africa Jacob Zuma Addresses Joint Session of The Nigerian National Assembly

Suleiman Idris- March 9, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari, accompanied his South African counterpart to the joint section of the Nigerian National assembly held in Abuja. Addressing the legislators, the South ... Read More

Zuma Hopeful On Improved Nigeria, South Africa Relations, Lauds Role In Fight Against Apartheid

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2016

L-R: President Jacob Zuma, President Muhammadu Buhari and Senate president Bukola Saraki during the joint Session of the National Assembly. President Jacob Zuma of South ... Read More

FULL Text: SP Bukola Saraki Remarks to SA President, Mr. Jacob Zuma

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 8, 2016

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE, FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA, HIS EXCELLENCY, SENATOR (DR.) ABUBAKAR BUKOLA SARAKI, ON THE VISIT OF THE PRESIDENT OF ... Read More