Find out why people were upset about this Zapiro Zuma cartoon

Political cartoonist, Zapiro, joins us in studio and tells us why South Africans were upset about his depiction of President Jacob Zuma in one of his cartoons. Watch.

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MPs call for govt VIP budget cuts to fund students

2015-11-05 20:16

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has felt the heat in parliament after an MP asked government to cut VIP services to fund students.

ANC: Govt must take Bashir ruling to supreme court

2015-09-16 13:46

The ANC has disagreed with a court decision not to allow government to appeal a ruling that it acted unconstitutionally when it did not arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.

Zuma using ‘tyranny of majority’ to avoid court says ex justice Kriegler

2015-07-30 14:08

President Jacob Zuma is using the “tyranny of the majority” to avoid the courts in connection with Public Protector Thuli Madonsela’s Nkandla report.

Zuma sings Nigeria’s praises at Buhari’s inauguration

2015-05-31 15:01

President Jacob Zuma has praised Nigeria’s democratic transition to a new government with the swearing in of its new president, Muhammadu Buhari.

The mystery of Cabinet reshuffles

2015-05-03 15:00

The political grapevine, which has been awash with talk of a Cabinet reshuffle for months, went into overdrive this weekend, with seemingly authoritative reports that one was on the cards in a few days’ time.

Maharaj's last day in office

2015-04-30 17:56

Presidential spokesperson Mac Maharaj is set to leave his office for the last time and start his retirement.

SA sends first 50 nuclear trainees to China

2015-04-21 17:07

Fifty SA trainees have left for China to embark on a 4-month nuclear training stint, kicking off an extensive programme with the Chinese nuclear industry.

Political parties react with mixed feelings over Maharaj’s departure

2015-04-07 18:37

Political parties have mixed feelings over the retirement of President Jacob Zuma’s spokesperson Mac Maharaj’s at the end of April.

Presidency says it won't entertain Eskom gossip

2015-03-26 16:04

The presidency says it would not entertain rumours and gossip about Eskom, during a day of stage 2 load shedding and Tshediso Matona's attempt to be reinstated as CEO.


Jacob Zuma in all his naked glory

2015-11-10 07:42

Many of us suspected it, but now we know for sure that President Jacob Zuma doesn’t see himself as your and my president in the first place, but as the boss of the ANC, writes Max du Preez.

Zuma, Obama and that phone call

2015-09-30 12:16

President Jacob Zuma and that phone call not even US president Barack Obama could interrupt.

Zuma: SA to spend R9.2bn on Saldanha oil, gas hub

2015-08-13 14:13

A total of R9.2bn will be spent on developing Saldanha Bay as an oil and gas hub, says President Jacob Zuma.

Nkandla: ‘Zuma ridicules Parliament, engages in empty rhetoric’

2015-06-18 15:56

As soon as President Jacob Zuma approached the podium in the National Assembly this afternoon he was shouted down by Economic Freedom Fighters MPs, who wanted him to tell the house when he would pay back the money.

HEADLINES: Nkandla, FIFA scandal and Verwoerd plaque

In today's headlines: Nkandla report release delayed, FIFA executives were allegedly bribed by SA officials & HF Verwoerd plaque removed.

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Malema to Zuma: Release Marikana report

2015-05-03 13:51

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has called on President Jacob Zuma to release the Marikana report with immediate effect, reports City Press.

NEWSPAPERS: Zuma says Africa must take responsibility for xenophobia too

President Jacob Zuma thanked South Africans for taking a stand against xenophobia; his remarks are featured on today's newspapers. Watch.

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Thank you for giving Zimbabweans work - Mugabe

2015-04-08 17:11

"Our people have really offended your system by jumping the border and disturbing even the social system here," Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe tells South Africans.

Tsotsi positive of confidence vote by Eskom board

2015-03-30 19:31

The chairperson of Eskom says he faces a vote of confidence by the utility's board, after being accused of acting improperly by suspending the chief executive.

Ramaphosa: Trust Zuma on Russia nuclear deal

2015-03-26 11:47

MPs should trust President Jacob Zuma's promise that the nuclear agreement with Russia will be open and transparent, says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa.

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