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HOW FEARS ABOUT JOBS DRIVE ANTI-MIGRANT SENTIMENT IN SOUTH AFRICA

One of the major problems facing South Africa is anti-immigrant violence. The seriousness of this problem was highlighted in a recent report on hate crime in the country. These kinds

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HOW SOUTH AFRICA SHOULD VIEW FOREIGN POLICY IN A CHANGING WORLD ORDER

One of the first initiatives of South Africa’s new minister of international relations, Lindiwe Sisulu, was to announce a review of the country’s foreign policy. This was a wise move

SOUTH AFRICA RELEASES DUDUZANE ZUMA ON BAIL AFTER CORRUPTION CHARGES

Duduzane Zuma, the son of former South African president Jacob Zuma, was released on bail after appearing in court in leg-irons on Monday on charges of corruption, the biggest scalp

THE GUPTA FAMILY FACES JUSTICE IN SOUTH AFRICA

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has blamed corrupt practices for the country’s economic problems. Since taking office earlier this year, he has been a man on a mission – determined

HOW MANDELA’S POLITICAL HEIRS GROW RICH OFF CORRUPTION : ‘THEY EAT MONEY’

VREDE, South Africa — With loudspeakers blaring, city officials drove across the black township’s dirt roads in a pickup truck, summoning residents to the town hall. The main guest was

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NEWS24, THE DAILY MAVERICK, AND THE AMABHUNGANE RECOGNIZED FOR EXPOSING ZUMA CORRUPTION

The 2017 Taco Kuiper Award for Investigative Journalism went to a group of three media outlets that investigated and reported on the Gupta brothers, cronies of Jacob Zuma and widely

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‘MOTHER OF ALL PRAYERS’ FOR JACOB ZUMA

A vigil will be held in Durban on Thursday night ahead of former president Jacob Zuma’s court appearance on Friday. The vigil is expected to be held at Albert Park,

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FORMER PRESIDENT JACOB ZUMA MAY CHALLENGE DECISION TO PROSECUTE HIM: ENCA

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Former South African president Jacob Zuma may challenge a prosecutor’s decision to reinstate corruption charges over a $2.5 billion arms deal, news broadcaster eNCA said on Saturday.

JACOB ZUMA RESIGNS AFTER PRESSURE FROM ANC

South Africa’s embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned after intense pressure from his own party. In a televised statement he said he was quitting with immediate effect but said he

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‘THE ANC IS CURRENTLY FAILING THE PEOPLE’

JOHANNESBURG – Liberation lawyer George Bizos says he does not believe the African National Congress (ANC) will win the 2019 elections and has appealed to South Africans to accept the

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