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# jacob-zuma - Friday 16 March, 2018

Former South African president Zuma facing prosecution on corruption charges

Zuma resigned as South African president last month after his party the ANC threatened to remove him from office.

# jacob-zuma - Thursday 15 February, 2018

From prison to the rich list: Who is South Africa's new president Cyril Ramaphosa?

Nelson Mandela once described Ramaphosa as one of the most gifted leaders of the “new generation” of anti-apartheid campaigners.

# jacob-zuma - 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.”

# jacob-zuma - 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.

# jacob-zuma - 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.

# jacob-zuma - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

South African president survives no-confidence motion

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

# jacob-zuma - Thursday 31 March, 2016

South African president used taxpayer cash for swimming pool and amphitheatre

The country’s top court delivered a damning verdict on Zuma’s conduct today.

# jacob-zuma - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Zuma: I'm not racist, white people won't be chased out of South Africa

However he said would never stop talking about history because children should know the country’s past to ensure that mistakes were not repeated.

# jacob-zuma - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

More than 80,000 to attend memorial service for Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg

Here’s what else will happen in South Africa this week as the country says goodbye to its former leader.

# jacob-zuma - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Bold boys and great lights: The week in quotes Say What? This post contains images

Bold boys and great lights: The week in quotes

“In terms of my personal view, I would have no issue living next to a pylon.”

# jacob-zuma - Friday 22 November, 2013

South African media warned not to publish pics of president's house - but do it anyway

The South African president’s home has been revamped using taxpayers money – and the government says it’s a security breach to publish any photographs of it.

# jacob-zuma - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Mandela occasionally 'unstable' but showing resilience

A statement from the South African president today said 95-year-old Mandela remains in a critical but stable condition.

# jacob-zuma - Monday 22 July, 2013

Nelson Mandela showing 'sustained improvement'

The latest statement from the Office of the Presidency in South Africa says the 95-year-old is still in a critical condition.

# jacob-zuma - Thursday 18 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

# jacob-zuma - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Nelson Mandela 'responding to treatment'

The 94-year-old has been in hospital for over a month.

# jacob-zuma - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

South African archbishop prays for a 'peaceful end' for Mandela

Nelson Mandela is being treated in a hospital in Pretoria for a recurring lung infection.

# jacob-zuma - Monday 24 June, 2013

South Africa prays for Madiba: former president still 'critical' in Pretoria hospital

The 94-year-old has been in hospital since 8 June.

# jacob-zuma - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Nelson Mandela's condition 'has become critical' in the past 24 hours

President Jacob Zuma has issued a statement this evening.

# jacob-zuma - Saturday 22 June, 2013

Nelson Mandela's ambulance broke down on way to hospital

South African president Jacob Zuma confirmed the incident this morning, but said the 94-year-old former president suffered no harm.

# jacob-zuma - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Mandela's health improving as he 'engages with his family'

Jacob Zuma has again sought the prayers of South Africans, in wishing the state’s former president a happy Father’s Day.

# jacob-zuma - Wednesday 12 June, 2013

49 years to the day since he was imprisoned, Mandela begins fifth day in hospital

The anti-apartheid leader’s condition continues to be described as “very serious but stable”.

# jacob-zuma - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

Nelson Mandela's condition unchanged as he faces fourth day in hospital

South Africans are being urged to ‘let go’ of their former leader as his condition remains unchanged.

# jacob-zuma - Saturday 8 June, 2013

Mandela back in hospital in 'serious but stable' condition

It marks the second hospitalisation in as many months for the frail anti-apartheid hero, who will turn 95 in July.

# jacob-zuma - 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.

# jacob-zuma - 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.

# jacob-zuma - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Nelson Mandela discharged from hospital

The 94-year-old will now receive home-based care.

# jacob-zuma - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Nelson Mandela 'comfortable and responding to treatment'

The former SA president is now breathing without difficulty.

# jacob-zuma - Friday 29 March, 2013

Mandela in 'good spirits' despite hospital stay

The former South African president is receiving treatment for a lung infection.

# jacob-zuma - Thursday 28 March, 2013

'The country must not panic, Mandela is fine' - Zuma reassures South Africa

Concerns have been raised about the hospitalisation of South Africa’s anti-apartheid leader and former president Nelson Mandela earlier today.

Mandela back in hospital with recurrent lung infection

It is the second time that the former South African president has been hospitalised this month.

# jacob-zuma - Friday 1 March, 2013

'Horrific and unacceptable': SA president condemns 'police dragging' case South Africa This post contains videos

'Horrific and unacceptable': SA president condemns 'police dragging' case

Eight police officers accused of dragging a taxi driver behind their car have been suspended this morning.

# jacob-zuma - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Rape and subsequent death of teen sparks outrage in South Africa

Girl, 17, found disembowelled at a construction site and died later in hospital – the crime has been criticised by President Jacob Zuma.

# jacob-zuma - Sunday 6 January, 2013

Doctors say Mandela has recovered - president

Jacob Zuma said that 94-year-old Mandela has recovered from a surgical procedure and lung infection.

# jacob-zuma - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

Nelson Mandela discharged from hospital in South Africa

The 94-year-old former leader was admitted to hospital three weeks ago for treatment for a recurring lung infection.

# jacob-zuma - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Nelson Mandela 'comfortable' after night in hospital

The 94-year-old former president, known as ‘Madiba’, was admitted to hospital yesterday for what were described as “normal” tests for a man of his age.

# jacob-zuma - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Video: ‘Jacob Zuma’ fish and chips ad banned by South African broadcaster South Africa This post contains videos

Video: ‘Jacob Zuma’ fish and chips ad banned by South African broadcaster

The country’s state broadcaster SABC is refusing to air the 31-second spot which depicts President Zuma having fish and chips with his wives and children. Watch the ad…

# jacob-zuma - Friday 19 October, 2012

From The42 South Africa assistant coach killed in crash RIP

South Africa assistant coach killed in crash

South African President Jacob Zuma has paid tribute to Thomas Madigage, following his tragic death.

# jacob-zuma - Sunday 2 September, 2012

South Africa drops charges against miners over police shootings

Prosecutors have said, however, that the Marikana miners could be recharged after more investigations are carried out.

# jacob-zuma - Friday 17 August, 2012

'Several' South African miners shot dead by police South Africa This post contains videos

'Several' South African miners shot dead by police

Video footage of the shooting has been broadcast across South Africa.

# jacob-zuma - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

VIDEO: Controversial Jacob Zuma painting defaced at gallery The Spear This post contains videos

VIDEO: Controversial Jacob Zuma painting defaced at gallery

The Spear depicting Jacob Zuma with his genitals exposed.

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