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By IAfrica
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Apr 27th, 2014
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Hundreds of people attended a Freedom Day celebration at the Union Buildings in Pretoria, exactly 20 years after the first democratic elections in South Africa....
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 26th, 2013
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South Africa has the potential and the desire to lead in Africa. It has an economy far larger than any in southern Africa and an advanced and powerful military. However, South Africa’s failure to resolve the ‘political crisis’ across the Limpopo in Zimbabwe has left many doubting its capability as an...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 26th, 2013
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Next year, at least 23-million eligible voters in South Africa will have the dilemma of deciding whom to entrust with their vote. It will not be an easy decision, given how public trust in political leaders and government has been eroded, particularly over the past decade. Agang leader Mamphela Ramph...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 22nd, 2013
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Johannesburg – It is most unfortunate that the Presidency has distanced itself from Lindiwe Zulu, President Jacob Zuma’s foreign policy adviser and member of his Zimbabwe facilitation team, especially when she is under a sustained and obscene attack from President Robert Mugabe and Zanu-PF. It ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 26th, 2013
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President Zuma described the loss of South African troops in the Central African Republic as a “tragedy” on Monday. He praised the members of the South African National Defence Force who had fought rebel forces despite being outgunned, outnumbered and ill-prepared for combat. At the end of it, howeve...
By IndepthAfrica
In South Africa
Feb 12th, 2013
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President Jacob Zuma’s state of the nation address this year will be the first to be delivered in the context of the National Development Plan (NDP), the Presidency said on Sunday. “In Sona 2013, the president will provide an update on all key programmatic areas, especially the five prior...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 15th, 2013
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South African President Jacob Zuma has told the country’s struggling national football team to relax and ignore criticism ahead of its hosting of the African Cup of Nations. Zuma visited players and coach Gordon Igesund at training on Tuesday and said “we are satisfied that the team is we...
By IndepthAfrica
In South Africa
Dec 18th, 2012
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South African President Jacob Zuma has been reelected as leader of ruling party, the African National Congress. This permits him to be the head of state of the country for a further seven years. Businessman Cyril Ramaphosa has been chosen as his deputy. Over 4000 ANC delegates packed a marquee in Blo...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 18th, 2012
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(Reuters) – Four white South Africans were charged with treason on Tuesday over a suspected plot to bomb a conference of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) and execute President Jacob Zuma and other top government officials. The four, named as Mark Trollip, John Martin Keevy, Johan Hend...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 16th, 2012
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Spirits were high among members dressed in black and white African National Congress T-shirts. “We have arrived. We are members of Umkhonto. The bazooka is going to shoot,” they sang in isiZulu. Most of the delegates held up two fingers, signifying a second term for President Jacob Zuma. ...