President Jacob Zuma has been sworn into office for a second term. He took the Oath of Office before signing the swearing-in certificate at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Saturday. Zuma was sworn in by Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng.
The African Union (AU) election observer mission has declared South Africa's democratic election as free and fair. This comes with estimates that about million people turned out to vote on May The number translates to a voter turn
South Africa got its own Google Doodle to mark its fifth democratic elections on Wednesday. A ballot box in the colours of the SA flag formed the centre of the doodle with the individual letters of the internet search engine's name picking up colours of the flag.
Polling stations have opened for the country's fifth democratic elections on Wednesday morning.
Economic transformation will be a key priority in the administration of the ruling party. This is according to ANC president, Jacob Zuma. He was addressing thousands of party faithful at their Siyanqoba rally in Soweto.