Economic Report

South Africa, Long Walk to Rehabilitation

(Reuters) – South Africans awoke to a nation without Jacob Zuma as president for the first time in nine years on Thursday, released from the burden of a compromised leader who darkened the dreams and aspirations of the post-apartheid “Rainbow Nation”. The road back to prosperity and self-respect will be long and hard in a […]

Politics

ANC recalls President Zuma

The African National Congress (ANC) has announced that the National Executive Committee (NEC) has decided to recall President Jacob Zuma from Office. The governing party’s Secretary General Ace Magashule made the official announcement a short while ago. “The NEC decided to recall its deployee comrade President Jacob Zuma in accordance with rule 12.2.21.2 of the […]

Politics

ANC in dilemma over Zuma’s future

South Africa’s ruling party African National Congress (ANC) is at a crossroad on how to resolve a leadership crisis amid increasing calls for scandal-tainted President Jacob Zuma to resign ahead of a key speech scheduled this week. Fueling uncertainty, there was no announcement Monday from the country’s ruling party on the results of a meeting […]