Nelson Mandela’s body has been flown to his home village of Qunu. A state funeral will take place there on Sunday followed by a private burial.
South Africa's Jacob Zuma's ANC party has resolved to "recall" him as head of state. The decision comes on the back of a 13-hour meeting among the party's top officials.
Deputy President Ramaphosa told crowds he plans to tackle corruption within the ANC, while also promising "closure" over the issue of President Jacob Zuma's expected resignation.
South Africa's Jacob Zuma has resigned as president, as his political career has become increasingly overshadowed by corruption allegations and scandals. Here is a timeline of the major events that tarnished his reign.
South Africa's new president has delivered a rousing state of the nation address promising to clamp down on corruption. Jacob Zuma was scheduled to deliver the speech, but resigned in disgrace two days ago.
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