South Africa mining massacre report to be submitted

The official report into the police killing of 34 South African miners in 2012 is due to be submitted to President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday, with rights groups demanding that its findings are published immediately.

South Africa`s Zuma survives no-confidence vote

South African President Jacob Zuma survived a vote of no confidence in parliament Tuesday after being reviled by opposition parties as a thief who was destroying Nelson Mandela`s legacy.

South African president's children stable after car accident

Three of the South African president's children and their cousin have been in a car accident, the president's spokesman said today.

I'm no racist, whites welcome, says South Africa's Zuma

South African President Jacob Zuma today denied that he was a racist and assured white people that they should not fear being "chased" out of Nelson Mandela's "Rainbow Nation".

South Africa's Zuma pushes ahead with curbs on foreign land rights

Foreigners will be barred from owning land in South Africa and no individual will be able to own more than 12,000 hectares, the equivalent of two farms, under legislation currently in the works, President Jacob Zuma said on Saturday.

South Africa questions its democracy after parliament brawl

"State of Chaos", was how one South African newspaper described the images of police and politicians trading blows at the opening of parliament, a damning assessment of the country`s democracy twenty years after apartheid.

South Africa questions its democracy after parliament brawl

"State of Chaos", was how one South African newspaper described the images of police and politicians trading blows at the opening of parliament, a damning assessment of the country`s democracy twenty years after apartheid.

South African President Zuma`s parliamentary address descends into chaos

South African security forces were on Thursday called in to eject a group of radical lawmakers from parliament after they caused chaos during President Jacob Zuma`s annual state of the nation address.

South Africa`s Zuma faces showdown in parliament

South African President Jacob Zuma faces a showdown with radical lawmakers who are threatening to disrupt his nationally-televised state of the nation address in Parliament Thursday.

Mandela`s former aide sparks South Africa race row

Nelson Mandela`s former personal assistant, Zelda la Grange, has apologised after sparking an online race row with comments that white people were being made to feel unwelcome in South Africa.

South Africa's Zuma denies hinting at getting fifth wife

South African President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday denied media local reports that he has hinted he may be ready to take a fifth wife to accompany him through old age.

South Africa's Zuma hints at 5th wife

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma has hinted he may be ready to take a fifth wife to accompany him through old age, media reports said today.

South African President Jacob Zuma in `perfect condition` after health scare

South Africa`s President Jacob Zuma on Sunday declared that he was in "perfect condition", in his first comments allaying concerns over his health following his hospitalisation in June.

South Africa`s Zuma calls China an anti-colonial force

South African President Jacob Zuma said on Friday that China`s growing influence in Africa would allow the continent to free itself from "colonial shackles" as he wound up a visit to Beijing.

Palestinian President said committed to two-state solution: Zuma

South African President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday said visiting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has reiterated the commitment to a two-state solution for peace with Israel, Xinhua reported.

Police investigating South Africa president over home spending

South African police are investigating President Jacob Zuma over a $23 million taxpayer-funded refurbishment project at his rural homestead, according to parliamentary papers.

South African female boxer dies after two weeks in coma

A South African female professional boxer has died following a knockout punch two weeks ago that put her in a coma, the sports and recreation department said on Tuesday.

South African police launch massive operation to hunt Senzo Meyiwa's killers
South African police launch massive operation to hunt Senzo Meyiwa's killers

South Africa launched a manhunt Monday to catch the killers of South Africa`s national football captain Senzo Meyiwa, who was shot dead during a robbery at his girlfriend`s home.

`Outrage` as South Africa football captain shot dead
`Outrage` as South Africa football captain shot dead

South Africa`s president on Monday led a shocked nation in voicing outrage at the murder of national football captain Senzo Meyiwa after the talismanic goalkeeper was shot dead during a home robbery.

South Africa puts reward for clues to footballer's death
South Africa puts reward for clues to footballer's death

 South African police Monday offered a 150,000-rand (about $13,600) reward for information that could lead to the arrest of the killers of football star Senzo Meyiwa.