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Dramatic Night in South Africa Leaves President Hanging on by a Thread

The Conversation Africa | Posted 04.02.2016 | World
The Conversation Africa

South African President Jacob Zuma apologised to his country on national television just before 8 in the evening after a dramatic 36 hours that ended with him hanging onto power by a thread.

Zuma court ruling: South Africans witness a massive day for democracy

The Conversation Africa | Posted 04.01.2016 | World
The Conversation Africa

The accountability of public governance in South Africa has come a long way since 1994. When the transitional constitution was hammered out in negotiations in 1993, the primary consideration was to establish an unshakeable commitment to government under law in terms of a binding constitution.

Jacob Zuma's $9m Home Expansion, Featuring Homes For Three Wives And A Helipad, Prompts Outcry

guardian.co.uk | David Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Jacob Zuma, the president of South Africa, has prompted anger with a reported R65m (£5.3m) expansion of his personal residence in one of the country'...