In South Africa
Jan 14th, 2013
CNN) — Here’s a look at the life of Jacob Zuma, president of South Africa. Personal: Birth date: April 12, 1942 Birth place: Nkandla, KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa Birth name: Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma Father: Gcinamazwi Zuma, police officer Mother: Nobhekisisa Bessie, domestic wor...
Feb 16th, 2011
There is “clear evidence” that ANC leaders are providing political help and massive amounts of money to a campaign aimed at destroying the Inkatha Freedom Party, IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi said in the National Assembly on Tuesday. In a remarkable speech delivered during debate on las...
Feb 5th, 2011
Johannesburg – The first voter registration weekend kicked off on Saturday ahead of the 2011 local government elections. The Independent Electoral Commission was set to brief the media on the voter registration drive at Election House in Pretoria at 13:00. The SABC on Saturday reported that Pre...
Oct 24th, 2010
The South Africa election which spelt the end of apartheid and brought Nelson Mandela to power was marred by vote tampering in favour of the white regime and ANC detractors, it has emerged. According to an official in charge of the country’s new electoral commission for the 1994 election, an un...