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# anc - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Jacob Zuma resigns as South Africa's president after ANC party threatened his removal

“I don’t fear exiting political office.”

# anc - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

South Africa's ruling party has decided to oust scandal-tainted President Zuma - reports

Jacob Zuma has refused to resign, local media reported.

# anc - Monday 12 February, 2018

South African chief Jacob Zuma looks to finally be on the way out of office after nine years

ANC chiefs have met to finalise Zuma’s exit in the fallout from corruption charges being laid against him.

# anc - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

South African president survives no-confidence motion ANC

South African president survives no-confidence motion

Criticism of Jacob Zuma from within his party has grown amid multiple corruption scandals.

# anc - Friday 5 August, 2016

The party of Nelson Mandela has had its worst electoral result since apartheid

The ANC has even lost control of the municipality of Nelson Mandela Bay.

# anc - Thursday 8 May, 2014

African National Congress look set to dominate elections in South Africa

The party has 56 percent of the vote, down signficantly from the 66 percent it won at the last election.

# anc - Saturday 25 January, 2014

"It's a scandal": Claims Mandela funds were used to print ANC t-shirts

Opposition parties in South Africa are demanding an investigation.

# anc - Monday 9 December, 2013

Obama and Castro to deliver eulogies at Mandela memorial service

Heads of state and government have been arriving ahead of tomorrow’s State Memorial Service. President Michael D Higgins is representing Ireland.

# anc - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Mandela grandson ordered to return disputed family remains

More than a dozen members of the revered former South African leader’s family had backed the court effort to have the remains returned.

# anc - Friday 3 May, 2013

Officials suspended after wedding guests land at South African military base

There have been calls of cronyism as the guests were attending the wedding of a major political donor to the ruling ANC.

# anc - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Outraged South Africans condemn Mandela 'exploitation' after photocall South Africa This post contains videos

Outraged South Africans condemn Mandela 'exploitation' after photocall

A frail looking Nelson Mandela was visited by president Jacob Zuma yesterday – his first public appearance in nine months.

# anc - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

South Africa recalls over a million 'faulty' condoms

One activist said that the condoms “leaked like sieves” when water was poured into them.