South Africa`s Zuma to hear if 800 graft charges reinstated

South African state prosecutors will Monday respond to a court ruling that President Jacob Zuma should face almost 800 corruption charges, in a move that could threaten his hold on power.

South Africa court says Zuma should face 2009 graft charges

A South African judge on Friday delivered a damning verdict against prosecutors` decision to drop more than 700 corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma, piling further pressure on the embattled leader.

Jacob Zuma`s ex-wife touted as possible South African president

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma is a long-standing heavyweight in the ruling African National Congress (ANC) party, holding several ministerial positions since the end of white-minority rule in 1994.

South African President Zuma survives impeachment vote

South African President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday easily survived an impeachment vote after a stormy session of parliament over a court ruling that he had violated the constitution.

South Africa's Jacob Zuma faces impeachment move in Parliament

South African President Jacob Zuma faces an impeachment attempt in Parliament today after the country's top court ruled that he had violated the constitution over spending on his private residence.

South Africa's Zuma faces impeachment move in parliament

South Africa's Zuma faces impeachment move in parliament

South African President Jacob Zuma faces an impeachment attempt in parliament today after the country's top court ruled that he had violated the constitution over spending on his private residence.

South Africa`s Zuma admits actions `inconsistent` with constitution

South African President Jacob Zuma defended himself Friday after a damning court judgement over public funds used to upgrade his private residence, but admitted his conduct was "inconsistent" with the constitution.

Indian brothers slam `hate speech` as South Africa graft scandal broils

The Indian brothers who are accused of corrupting South African President Jacob Zuma lashed out Friday at "xenophobic and hate speech" against them, and denied benefiting from links to the government.

South Africa`s Zuma visits Nigeria

South Africa`s President Jacob Zuma begins a two-day state visit to Nigeria on Tuesday, which observers see as an attempt to mend fences between the continent`s largest economic powers.

South Africa`s Zuma faces no-confidence vote in Parliament

Beleaguered South African President Jacob Zuma Tuesday faced a no-confidence vote in parliament for a second time in less than a year and a legal bid to reinstate corruption charges against him.

Jacob Zuma ridicules South Africa opposition for disrupting address

South Africa`s President Jacob Zuma on Friday mocked the opposition, dismissing it as "useless" and ignorant after rowdy radical lawmakers disrupted his parliamentary address and walked out.

South Africa`s Zuma sacks finance minister

South Africa`s Zuma sacks finance minister

South African President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday dumped finance minister Nhlanhla Nene, seen as a stumbling block to some of his pet projects, as the country faces growing economic turmoil.

China, Africa call for homegrown solutions to solving African crises

China, Africa call for homegrown solutions to solving African crises

Fifty African countries and China have wrapped up a landmark summit vowing to push for homegrown solutions to solve Africa's peace and security woes.

South Africa studying court ruling on Bashir: Foreign Minister

South Africa`s government is studying a court`s rejection of its bid to appeal a ruling that authorities erred in letting Sudan`s wanted leader leave the country despite a court order barring him from doing so, South Africa`s foreign minister said. 

S African influence in BRICS Bank not lesser: Analyst

South Africa's influence in the newly-formed New Development Bank (NDB) will not be marginalised by the fact that it has made the smallest contribution to the initial capital among the BRICS countries, an analyst said Thursday.

South Africa`s Zuma out of hospital after gallstone operation

South African President Jacob Zuma was discharged from hospital on Sunday after undergoing an operation to remove gallstones, his office said, adding he would continue to work during his recuperation.

South African President Jacob Zuma discharged from hospital after surgery

South African President Jacob Zuma was discharged from hospital on Sunday after undergoing a scheduled procedure the previous day to remove gallstones, the presidency said.

PM Modi discusses India's membership in NSG with South African Prez

Secretary (West) in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), Navtej Sarna on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed South Africa`s position on supporting India`s membership for the nuclear suppliers` group, at the seventh BRICS summit.

Kazakh visit has been short, memorable and rewarding: PM Modi

Kazakh visit has been short, memorable and rewarding: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday described his visit to Kazakhstan as short, memorable and rewarding, adding that the two countries have shared perspectives on many issues.

Lonmin calls report on ''Marikana massacre'' a ''vital'' step in healing

South African platinum producer Lonmin on Thursday called the findings of an investigation into a 2012 police killing of 34 miners near its mine a "vital step in the healing process."