EFF leader Julius Malema has called on parliament to recommend that President Jacob Zuma be charged with corruption.
WHILE many eyes have been glued to the drama that played out in parliament during the debate of no confidence in the speaker, it is possible to miss the structural implications, the erosion of the standing of parliament and other public institutions, potentially crippling democratic rule.
THE number of South Africans killed in a building collapse in Nigeria has increased from 67 to 84, SABC radio news reported today.
“IZINTO zizoshintsha!” proclaimed a beaming Jacob Zuma. He had just taken the oath for a second presidential term and was addressing an equally excited crowd gathered on the cheap seats. Unlike the measured and dry speech he had delivered earlier to the respectable audience, he was now forthright, promising drastic changes.
THERE is much speculation over the future of President Jacob Zuma as a number of critical issues come simultaneously to a head.
PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma will respond to the 14 Nobel laureates who wrote to him asking for a South African travel visa to be granted to the Dalai Lama.
PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma today welcomed the release of the so-called “spy tapes”.