South Africa has to be a better option for Trump than Greenland is, writes Howard Feldman.
With Ramaphosa sworn in as president, the SA public will be watching closely to see if, and when, he reshuffles Jacob Zuma's last Cabinet.
One of the first questions facing Cyril Ramaphosa is who to keep and who to axe from Jacob Zuma’s last Cabinet.
It was a night most South Africans have been waiting for, but this local reporter wasn't ready for the reactions. (Warning: Contains strong language)
The president's resignation will bring an end to an ignominious tenure that undermined the nation’s democracy and crippled the economy.
The rand rallied to R11.70/$, levels last seen in more than two and half years after President Jacob Zuma finally bowed to pressure and resigned as the leader of the country.
Treasury has done everything possible to stave off a ratings downgrade, says Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba.
The ANC finds itself in a terrible mess. It has repeatedly asked Zuma to resign. He said no… or rather he said yes, but with so many ludicrous pre-conditions that it boiled down to a no, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse has welcomed news from the ANC's top leadership that President Jacob Zuma was recalled.
The rand, which firmed 0.5% after the ANC confirmed its decision to recall President Jacob Zuma, gave up the gains and more on uncertainty when Zuma will resign.
While the ANC's national executive committee decided to 'recall' the president, Zuma reportedly refused to obey the will of the party.
While ratings agencies cautiously welcomed Ramaphosa's elevation to the presidency, analysts say they'll need more time to decide whether or nor to upgrade SA's poor credit ratings.
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SA’s next president faces a tough road in rebuilding investor confidence and reviving the economy in the wake of Jacob Zuma’s nine-year tenure.
President Jacob Zuma resignation brings an end to his scandal-marred tenure and leaves the nation’s leadership in the hands of new ANC leader Cyril Ramaphosa.
South Africans have more questions than answers about President Jacob Zuma, after he spoke out for the first time since the ANC national executive committee recalled him.
Should the president resist the ANC's order to resign, the party's next option would be to support a no-confidence motion in Parliament.
With the ANC confirming it will recall President Jacob Zuma, analysts give their views on whether Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba could stay on in a Ramaphosa presidency.
President Jacob Zuma is now isolated. He can delay - but his political demise has virtually been signed today, says analyst Daniel Silke.
The rand is still trading as if President Jacob Zuma is as good as gone, but the options market suggests some investors are starting to lose conviction.
Delaying Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba's maiden budget due to the ANC's leadership deadlock would pose renewed worries for investor confidence, says Daniel Silke.
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