Zuma ensures a place for SA on the 'top 10 risks to the world list' | South Africa Today
According to a report titled These Are the Top 10 Risks to the World in 2017 published in Time Magazine on Tuesday, “a struggling South Africa” features at number 10. Ian Bremmer‚ of political risk consultancy Eurasia Group‚ writes: “The deeply unpopular President Jacob Zuma‚ beset by corruption allegations‚ is afraid to pass power to […]
South Africa accused of covering up grisly murder spree
WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Last month, British woman Sue Howarth and her husband Robert Lynn were woken at 2am by three men breaking into a window of their remote farm in Dullstroom, a small town in the northeast of South Africa, about 150 miles from the nearest capital city.
President Zuma refuses to answer questions on Nkandla tax, 'intelligence report'
President Jacob Zuma has refused to answer a question on whether he paid fringe benefit tax on the non-security related upgrades to his homestead in Nkandla, and whether the so-called "intelligence report" had anything to do with Pravin Gordhan's removal as finance minister.
South Africa woke up to news that President Jacob Zuma has paid back public money spent on non-security improvements to his private home, according to his office, after a scandal over lavish upgrades, including a swimming pool and a chicken coop. There is no trace of a home loan in the name of President Jacob …