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Mind the rats: Joburg mayor

Mind the rats: Joburg mayor

The City of Johannesburg says it is on high alert after a rodent was found to have plague antibodies, sparking fears of a possible disease outbreak amid an ongoing strike by more than 4,500 Pikitup workers.

Government - By Staff Writer | 4 April, 2016
Zuma’s approval rating among black South Africans at its lowest point ever: report

Zuma’s approval rating among black South Africans at its lowest point ever: report

A new poll shows that South Africa’s black middle class have lost faith in President Jacob Zuma, with a majority saying he’s not doing a good job as president.

Government - By Staff Writer | 4 April, 2016
Zuma threatens ANC detractors with a third term, and their jobs: report

Zuma threatens ANC detractors with a third term, and their jobs: report

City Press reports that President Jacob Zuma and his backers have threatened those opposing the president with their jobs.

Government - By Staff Writer | 3 April, 2016
ANC closes ranks around Zuma

ANC closes ranks around Zuma

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has welcomed the president’s apology to the nation for violating the constitution, saying that calls for Zuma to resign over the matter are an “overreaction”.

Government - By Staff Writer | 1 April, 2016
Zuma says sorry – and agrees to pay up for Nkandla

Zuma says sorry – and agrees to pay up for Nkandla

In an address to the nation on Friday, President Jacob Zuma apologised for violating the constitution and agreed to pay back some of the money for Nkandla.

Government - By Staff Writer | 1 April, 2016
End of the road for Zuma: experts

End of the road for Zuma: experts

President Jacob Zuma’s time is up, various experts said on Friday, following the Constitutional Court’s Nkandla judgment.

Government - By News24Wire | 1 April, 2016
Gordhan setting up a team to calculate Zuma’s Nkandla bill

Gordhan setting up a team to calculate Zuma’s Nkandla bill

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Friday that the National Treasury’s process to determine how much President Jacob Zuma may pay back for the Nkandla upgrades will be thorough and governed by the law.

Government - By Staff Writer | 1 April, 2016
ANC ‘Top 6’ to meet for a second day over Zuma

ANC ‘Top 6’ to meet for a second day over Zuma

The ANC has confirmed that its top six officials met on Thursday night to discuss the judgment handed down by the Constitutional Court earlier that day.

Government - By News24Wire | 1 April, 2016
Zuma dropped off R6 billion in Dubai: Malema

Zuma dropped off R6 billion in Dubai: Malema

President Jacob Zuma visited the United Arab Emirates to drop off R6bn belonging to the Guptas, Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema claimed on Thursday.

Government - By News24Wire | 31 March, 2016
Dissolve Parliament: Malema

Dissolve Parliament: Malema

EFF leader Julius Malema says that Parliament must be dissolved and has called for early general elections to be held to vote in new leadership.

Government - By Staff Writer | 31 March, 2016
Zuma ordered to pay back the money

Zuma ordered to pay back the money

The Constitutional Court has given President Jacob Zuma just over three months to pay back the money for some of the upgrades to his Nkandla homestead.

Government - By News24Wire | 31 March, 2016
DA moves to impeach Zuma following ConCourt ruling

DA moves to impeach Zuma following ConCourt ruling

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it has begun the process to impeach president Jacob Zuma, in terms of Section 89(1) of the Constitution, following a judgement by the Constitutional Court on Nkandla.

Government - By Staff Writer | 31 March, 2016
Zuma violated the constitution: ConCourt

Zuma violated the constitution: ConCourt

The Constitutional Court of South Africa has ruled that President Jacob Zuma failed to uphold, defend, and respect the Constitution as supreme law of land.

Government - By Staff Writer | 31 March, 2016
Watch: Constitutional Court ruling on Nkandla

Watch: Constitutional Court ruling on Nkandla

The Constitutional Court is set to deliver its ruling on president Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla home – here’s where you can watch it live.

Government - By Staff Writer | 31 March, 2016
Zuma liable for impeachment after court judgement?

Zuma liable for impeachment after court judgement?

The DA’s James Selfe said the Constitutional Court will have to give clarity on numerous issues – including whether Zuma is liable for impeachment – when it hands down judgment in the Nkandla matter on Thursday.

Government - By News24Wire | 31 March, 2016
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