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South Africa’s Political Crisis: The Key Players

South Africa’s political crisis appears to be coming to a head. Two interconnected issues have thrown the country’s political establishment into turmoil. First, South Africa’s public protector is probing the relationship between President Jacob Zuma and the Guptas, a wealthy family alleged to have wielded political influence over the president. Zuma had the publication of the report blocked on the day its author, Thuli Madonsela, stepped down from her role, but it is likely to have massive ramifications when it finally does go public.
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