Marikana strikers killed people, Zuma tells EFF’s Napoleon

2015-06-23 17:06

President Jacob Zuma has defended the actions of the police in Marikana, saying they were preventing the strikers from killing more people.

Officer quits after Zuma travel chaos

2015-06-07 15:12

Chaos caused by the scheduling of President Jacob Zuma’s international flights has apparently resulted in the commanding officer of the SA Air Force’s VIP squadron resigning this week.

Watch – Zuma rides N-word in parliament

2015-05-28 16:14

Welcome to the era of soundbite politics – where you are as relevant as your last gimmick.

The Private Dinner – bringing politics to the table

2015-04-23 00:21

A dinner for 4 (or 5, if you include Zuma): Regular Biznews columnist Cees Bruggemans brings some global political advice to the table in his latest insightful piece.

Speculation over reasons for Mugabe's state visit

2015-04-07 14:05

Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe may ask SA to help fund an SADC summit, says a political analyst.

Zuma man could owe Sars R1.8bn

2015-02-19 14:51

A businessman and condemned murderer, who has links to President Jacob Zuma's cousin Khulubuse, has allegedly cheated Sars out of at least R1.8bn.

Zuma vows clampdown on job agencies, temporary work

2015-02-12 21:26

The year 2015 will see further improvements in labour legislation to further promote worker rights, President Jacob Zuma has promised.

Alec Hogg: An hour (and a half) with Jacob Zuma

2015-02-10 12:55

We have seen Jacob Zuma at his most relaxed, in his castle. Here are the highlights of an hour and a half of Zuma sharing his thoughts and opinions.

Zuma arrives for World Economic Forum

2015-01-20 15:47

President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum (WEF) meeting, the presidency says.

Tutu laments SA's 'time warp'

2014-12-12 17:36

Nobel Peace Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu has made a scathing assessment of South Africa's fall from grace since the euphoria over the end of apartheid 20 years ago.


Court bid will test Zuma’s broad powers

2015-06-14 15:16

Advocacy group Freedom Under Law wants to curb the president’s ability to appoint high-ranking public servants and address the practice of offering golden handshakes.

Zuma says Marikana report is not urgent

2015-06-07 06:36

President Jacob Zuma says that the urgent court application launched this past week to force him to release the Marikana report is not urgent at all.

Mmusi Maimane, a Man of God, a channel for Divine Intervention?

2015-05-12 17:06

This weekend, we might just have been treated to a glimpse of the old and future South Africa.

SA records R73bn trade deficit with China

2015-04-14 17:44

South Africa has recorded a trade deficit of R73bn with China, says International Relations Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane following bilateral talks.

Happy Ralinala: Front row view of how women empowerment transforms

2015-03-13 13:26

Happy talks to Alec Hogg about entrepreneurship, her life, helping empower women, and what might change if Jacob Zuma’s successor were female.

Watch the moment the EFF disrupted SONA

Fist fights broke out as Economic Freedom Fighters MPs were dragged out the National Assembly during the State of the Nation address; it came after a disruption by the EFF. Watch.

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Chaos has erupted in the Cape Town CBD ahead of the State of the Nation Address. View all the pictures here.

Chaos has erupted in the Cape Town CBD ahead of the State of the Nation Address. View all the pictures here.

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Eskom: Lights on for State of the Nation address

2015-02-04 15:28

Parliament has received a guarantee from Eskom that, barring emergencies, the lights will remain on during President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation address next week.

Geopolitics key to SA’s R1trn nuclear plan

2014-12-22 08:55

Politics may tip the balance as Russia’s Rosatom and France’s Areva prepare to battle it out for SA’s planned nuclear-energy project that could cost about R1trn.

ANC MPs must crush opposition, Zuma allegedly said

2014-11-16 07:21

President Jacob Zuma is at the centre of the chaos that erupted in Parliament last week as he had allegedly told ANC MPs to "use their numbers to crush opposition" in Parliament.

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