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Senator Isakson Urges South African President To Drop Ban On US Poultry

U.S Senators Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and Chris Coons (D-DE) have issued a joint letter to South African President, Jacob Zuma. This letter warns President Zuma that South Africa’s continued refusal to eliminate unfair duties on American...Show More Summary

Chinese investment improves - Zuma

At the end of last year, bilateral trade between South Africa and China exceeded R270 billion, President Jacob Zuma said. ||| Beijing - At the end of last year, bilateral trade between South Africa and China exceeded R270 billion, President...Show More Summary

Zuma strengthens ties with China

South African President Jacob Zuma has secured trade deals and nuclear agreements with Beijing. ||| South African President Jacob Zuma’s administration got a major backing from China yesterday with Beijing announcing investments and trade deals, and tying up nuclear agreements. Show More Summary

Zuma in China to talk trade

President Jacob Zuma has met with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang at the start of a visit to Beijing. ||| Beijing - President Jacob Zuma met with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Thursday at the start of a visit to Beijing focused on economic relations, including possible Chinese investment in South Africa's nuclear power sector. Show More Summary

Zuma: Botswana, SA need to grow tourism

Botswana and South Africa need to focus on key economic projects that can change the livelihoods of citizens in both two countries, President Jacob Zuma said. ||| Gaborone - Botswana and South Africa need to focus on key economic projects...Show More Summary

G20: Zuma to meet business leaders

South African President Jacob Zuma has taken his ministers of finance and international relations to the G20 summit. ||| Johannesburg - South African President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Brisbane, Australia, to attend the G20 leaders summit, the presidency said on Wednesday. Show More Summary

South African President Investigated Over $23M Mansion Makeover

Johannesburg (AFP) - South African police are investigating President Jacob Zuma over a $23 million taxpayer-funded refurbishment project at his rural homestead, according to parliamentary papers. In a written police response to lawmakers,...Show More Summary

Right-wingers guilty of plot to kill S. African president

A South African court has sentenced two members of a right-wing group convicted of high treason for plotting to kill President Jacob Zuma to eight years in prison, state prosecutors said Thursday. The men were arrested in December 2012 on suspicion of targeting top African National Congress leaders including Zuma during the party's conference. Show More Summary

Right-wingers guilty of plot to kill S. African president

2 months agoNews : The Newsroom

A South African court has sentenced two members of a right-wing group convicted of high treason for plotting to kill President Jacob Zuma to eight years in prison, state prosecutors said Thursday. The men were arrested in December 2012 on suspicion of targeting top African National Congress leaders including Zuma during the party's conference. Show More Summary

Dalai Lama controversy puts South Africa’s ANC on collision course with history

3 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Most people would be reluctant to pick a fight with a revered Buddhist holy man and 14 other Nobel peace prize winners, but that’s just what South African President Jacob Zuma has done. When the Dalai Lama asked for a visa to attend next week’s first ever summit of Nobel laureates in...

Felix Laband - Ding Dong Thing

Sounds like: card on spokes, Christian tiger school Song: Felix Laband - Ding Dong Thing What's so good? Only the supernatural Felix Laband could sample hilarious rhetoric on South African president Jacob Zuma and give rise to a soothing...Show More Summary

South Africa President Zuma Asks God to Come Down and Cleanse People Before Second Coming

South African President Jacob Zuma has speculated on the Second Coming of Jesus Christ, calling on God to come down for a few years and "cleanse" people from their sins even before He fully returns.

Is this beginning of the end for South Africa's Zuma?

A series of setbacks in beleaguered South African President Jacob Zuma's battle against corruption allegations has sparked fresh speculation that he could be forced out of office. Controversy over millions of dollars of taxpayers' money...Show More Summary

S.Africa's Zuma faces relentless 'public protector'

South Africa's government-appointed public protector refused to back down on Thursday in the face of attacks from the ruling party over her allegations of corruption against President Jacob Zuma. Thuli Madonsela told a news conference...Show More Summary

South African court orders release of Zuma tapes

4 months agoNews : The Newsroom

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa's Supreme Court of Appeals has ordered the release of allegedly secretly recorded audio tapes about corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma.

S. Africa ombudswoman in corruption showdown with Zuma

South Africa's ombudswoman has given President Jacob Zuma a fortnight to explain why he should not repay some of the $23 million of public money lavished on his farm, media reported Sunday. Thuli Madonsela, who is in charge of overseeing...Show More Summary

S.Africa parliament collapses in chaos as president grilled

4 months agoNews : The Newsroom

South Africa's parliament collapsed into unprecedented chaos Thursday as a group of radical lawmakers hijacked presidential question time, standing and yelling repeatedly at President Jacob Zuma: "Pay back the money". Members of theShow More Summary

S.Africa's Zuma shifts blame on private residence upgrade

4 months agoNews : The Newsroom

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma Thursday informed parliament that the minister of police should decide if he was liable for the controversial state-funded security upgrades on his private home. Zuma's rural homestead received an approximately $23 million facelift about four years ago, prompting a probe by the public watchdog. Show More Summary

Monday Morning Splash

5 months agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlDC

What’s Happening — Luncheon with Jacob Zuma, President of the Republic of South Africa at the National Press Club, 1:30 p.m. — Politico Playbook Lunch with David Plouffe at the Capital Hilton, 11:45 a.m. The Revolving Door Know someone...Show More Summary

This is your co-pilot speaking

6 months agoLocal Interest / Africa : Baobab

RIGHT now, Jacob Zuma (R) is taking a break. Having led the African National Congress to a slightly diminished majority in last month's elections, the 72-year-old South African president is said to be exhausted. He spent a night in a...Show More Summary

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