ANC caucus ready to elect Ramaphosa as president

ANC chief whip Jackson Mthembu has instructed all of the party's 249 MPs to attend Thursday's special sitting of the national assembly to elect...

The great flaw: patronage over principle

JZ’s damage to social hope far more damaging than financial squandering FROM meetings held under trees in shack settlements to parliament, Jacob Zuma is regularly...

Presidency dogged by 10 cabinet reshuffles, firings, controversies

PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma has made 10 cabinet reshuffles outside of his two term starts since he was elected South African president in May 2009. He...

Swift action needed to stop SA’s downward-growth spiral

ECONOMIC historians will judge very harshly President Zuma’s stewardship of the South African economy. On his watch, economic growth has slowed to almost zero, unemployment...

Here’s what SA needs to do now that Zuma is gone...

Advocacy group Section 27 says the country can breathe a sigh of relief now that Jacob Zuma has announced his resignation as president. Read the...

Making a mockery of law, leadership

Four keystones of a nation have been left deeply scarred THE net is closing on President Jacob Zuma, after spending the last nine years running...

‘The end of a painful era’ – Mandela foundation on Zuma...

The Nelson Mandela Foundation says the country has witnessed the end of a painful era after President Jacob Zuma told the nation he would...

President tripped over own audacity

Zuma rose, only to fall from grace due to tendencies of corruption IN HIS history of “The ANC in Exile”, Stephen Ellis suggested that the...

Cyril Ramaphosa already sworn in as acting president

Cyril Matamela Ramaphosa is now the Acting President of the Republic of South Africa - until the National Assembly elects the new President of...

Motion of no confidence against Zuma still on the table

The motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma could still proceed if he fails to hand in his resignation letter by Thursday afternoon. While...

ANC relieved Zuma has stepped down: Mthembu

ANC Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu says the party is relieved Jacob Zuma has resigned as president. “We are relieved that he has resigned because the...

‘We are relieved and resentful that Zuma resigned’ – Corruption Watch

Lobby Group Corruption Watch is both relieved and resentful that Jacob Zuma has agreed to step down. Below is the full statement released by the...

Twitter has a field day with enca ‘Zuma is a motherf*****’...

Shortly after President Jacob Zuma announced his resignation as president of South Africa in a televised statement on Wednesday night‚ enca reporter Nickolaus Bauer...

‘Zuma is gone!’ Political parties‚ civil groups celebrate

Political parties and civil society groups have celebrated the resignation of President Jacob Zuma. DA leader Mmusi Maimane said Zuma had done untold harm to...