According to a decision by South Africa’s highest court, when President Jacob Zuma lavishly upgraded his home to the tune of 16 million dollars, dipped into state coffers to pay for it. Now there’s talk of impeachment afoot.
President Zuma has faced numerous corruption allegations in court. As the ANC is due to elect a new party leader, could Zuma's support of Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma be a move to save himself?
Bell Pottinger has been sanctioned amid allegations it deliberately stoked racial tensions in South Africa. The controversial PR firm's clients include Syrian first lady Asma al-Assad and the Pinochet Foundation.
South African lawmakers will use a secret ballot in Tuesday's no-confidence vote against President Jacob Zuma. The secret ballot could embolden members of Zuma's African National Congress (ANC) who have their doubts.
A private breeder is auctioning off stockpiles of rhino horn after a court ruled that selling the horn within South Africa was legal. Conservation groups are appalled.
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