Under-fire President Jacob Zuma vows action on Nigeria church tragedy


Nigeria: President Jacob Zuma on Thursday vowed his government would do everything it can to help the families of 67 South Africans believed to have been killed in last week`s church collapse in Nigeria.

South African President Jacob Zuma discharged from hospital

South African President Jacob Zuma has been discharged from a hospital after a weekend checkup that followed a demanding schedule, his office said on Monday.

Nelson Mandela makes rare appearance on TV

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) on Monday showed a rare footage of former president Nelson Mandela.

Zuma warns debate on dead soldiers could threaten security

President Jacob Zuma on Friday hit back at people demanding answers about the deaths of 13 South African soldiers deployed to the Central African Republic, warning they threaten state security.

Nelson Mandela doing well: President Zuma

South African icon Nelson Mandela, now admitted to a hospital here, is doing well, said President Jacob Zuma.

S African Prez sparks outrage after spending £17.5m on home

President Jacob Zuma has sparked outrage after he spent 17.5 million pounds to upgrade his rural family home.

Majola takes bosses, government to court

Suspended Cricket South Africa CEO Gerald Majola is taking his bosses as well as President Jacob Zuma and Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula to court in an attempt to get his position back.

South African President admits fathering 20th child

South African President Jacob Zuma confirmed on Wednesday that he has fathered an illegitimate child and that he was in a relationship with the baby girl`s mother, Sonono Khoza.

South Africa`s president to take 4th wife Monday

The South African president`s office says he is set to marry a fourth wife this week.

South Africa police have no "license to kill": Zuma

South African police do not have a license to shoot to kill, President Jacob Zuma said on Friday, but vowed the government would press on with a tough crackdown on rampant crime ahead of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

South Africa`s Prez meets Zimbabwe leaders on unity govt

South African President Jacob Zuma met on Friday with Zimbabwe`s bickering leaders in a bid to resolve a raft of disputes that have shaken the still-fragile unity government.

S Africa`s Prez heads for Zimbabwe to sooth tensions

South African President Jacob Zuma travels to Zimbabwe on Thursday in a bid to ease tensions within the strained unity government, though analysts held out little hope for a breakthrough.