Turbulence at SAA reveals government woes

2016-09-18 16:45

Spiralling debt, massive losses and a widely-criticised boss - for many, the problems besetting SAA are emblematic of issues roiling President Jacob Zuma's government.

'We all know you're a vuil uil': Citizens write to Zuma to ask him to resign

2016-09-05 08:53

A number of South Africans have added to the call for President Jacob Zuma to resign by writing their own open letters.

Guptas blame cruel media treatment for business exit

2016-08-30 12:57

The Gupta family, owners of Oakbay Investments, have been subjected to "cruel and harsh" treatment from the media in the country, the company says.

Gordhan plot all about power, SOEs and tenderpreneurs - economist

2016-08-25 06:49

The market reaction will be profound should President Jacob Zuma decide to push the reshuffle button which could see the exit of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, says an economist.

Why SA politicians can't get enough of apartheid

Cherrel Africa says negative campaigning is common in the last lap of campaigning before elections.

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WATCH: Zuma addresses Mbeki's campaigning 'silence'

Addressing journalists during a whistle-stop ANC campaign in Maboloka, north of Brits, on Thursday, president Zuma fielded questions around former president Thabo Mbeki's decision not to campaign for the party. Watch.

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ANC more powerful than ever - Zuma

2016-06-25 13:41

President Jacob Zuma says the ANC is more powerful than it has ever been. He was addressing a crowd of about 500 outside the party's provincial offices in Durban at the unveiling of an elections countdown clock.

Now Zuma can have his day in court - DA

2016-06-24 11:59

President Jacob Zuma can now have his day in court, DA federal chairperson James Selfe says.

Mugabe arrives in SA for Fort Hare celebrations

2016-05-20 11:56

President Robert Mugabe has arrived in South Africa for the Fort Hare University centenary celebrations, despites threats from Zimbabwean opposition to disrupt the event if he attends, a report says.

FULL ADDRESS: Zuma answers questions after EFF forced from Parliament

2016-05-17 14:02

President Jacob Zuma is in the National Assembly to answer questions from MPs. Watch the full address.


Maimane blasts 'puppet' Zuma for plundering SA

2016-09-09 21:30

The ANC is “beyond redemption” and while President Jacob Zuma didn't invent state capture, he most certainly perfected it, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane.

Zuma, Treasury draw on new SAA board

2016-09-04 09:49

The new SAA board is a win for President Jacob Zuma on getting Dudu Myeni reappointed, but also a win for Treasury in strengthening the board, says an economist.

ANC leaders must take personal responsibility for election losses - Ramaphosa

2016-08-25 17:45

ANC leaders have to take personal responsibility for the loss of key metros following the local government elections, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Five reasons why Zuma, SA economy election focus

2016-08-03 10:04

South Africans queued in the winter cold to vote in what is seen as a referendum on President Jacob Zuma's scandal-plagued leadership amid a stagnating economy.

People of Bojanala will vote 90% ANC - Zuma

President Jacob Zuma was in Maboloka on Thursday as part of the ANC election campaign in the Bojanala region of the North-West Province. In this interview he sizes up the local support, while also weighing in on the elusive Cape Town metro. Watch.

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WATCH: The history of the DA may surprise you

This weekend at an ANC rally in PE, Jacob Zuma warned his supporters that the DA were 'offspring' of the National Party. The NNP only joined the DA briefly in 2000, before defecting to the ANC. Watch for a full history of the DA's formation and mergers.

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South Africa has lost respect in Africa - Mbeki

2016-06-25 12:11

Former President Thabo Mbeki said South Africa has lost the respect of the countries which had invested in its success.

Zuma arrives to loud cheers, applause at Orlando

2016-06-16 12:36

President Jacob Zuma and his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa have arrived at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto to loud cheers and applause as they went around the stadium greeting supporters.

It's up to SA govt to invite Mugabe to Fort Hare celebrations - spokesperson

2016-05-19 12:08

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's spokesperson has refused to confirm nor deny his attendance at the University of Fort Hare's centenary celebrations, saying the SA government had the mandate to make the final decision.

FULL ADDRESS: Zuma addresses empty opposition benches in Parliament

2016-05-05 14:27

Watch as President Jacob Zuma addresses empty benches in Parliament on Thursday, as most opposition parties decided to send him a message by staying away.

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