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Feb 15, 2018
Jacob Zuma resigns as South Africa president; forced out by party after nine years of scandals, falling popularitySouth African president Jacob Zuma resigned as the ruling ANC party finally turned against him after nine years of corruption scandals, economic slowdown and falling popularity
Feb 13, 2018
South Africa's ruling ANC party decides to remove President Jacob Zuma as head of state, says reportsSouth Africa's ruling ANC party ended marathon closed-door talks early on Tuesday resolving to remove the scandal-tainted Jacob Zuma as head of state.
Dec 13, 2017
Paralympian Oscar Pistorius injured after brawl in prison over use of public phoneLocal media reported that fellow prisoners were angered by the Pistorius's lengthy telephone conversation, leading to a fight.
Nov 01, 2017
South African prosecution to appeal against Oscar Pistorius' 'shockingly low' six-year sentencePistorius shot dead Reeva Steenkamp in the early hours of Valentine's Day in 2013, when he fired four times through the door of his bedroom toilet, mistaking her for a burglar.
Aug 20, 2017
Robert Mugabe's wife returns to Zimbabwe after being accused of assaulting 20-yr-old model in South AfricaHarare: Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe, accused of assault in South Africa where she is seeking diplomatic immunity, returned home from a visit there on Sunday, public broadcaster ZBC reported.
Jun 21, 2017
South Africa's AB de Villiers says he doesn't have to 'prove anything' ahead of T20 series against EnglandDe Villiers's captaincy was called into question during the Champions Trophy but now he is ready to lead the side at the 2019 World Cup in England.
Nov 02, 2016
South Africans protest, call for resignation of President Jacob Zuma over scandalOn Wednesday, business executives, religious leaders and others gathered in a Pretoria cathedral to demand that Zuma quit
Aug 26, 2016
Court rejects state appeal over 'lenient' Oscar Pistorius sentenceA South African judge, on Friday, rejected the state's appeal seeking a longer jail sentence for Paralympian Oscar Pistorius, who is serving a six-year term for killing his girlfriend three years ago.
Jul 09, 2016
Modi in Africa: PM tweets about Gandhi and Mandela, thanks South Africa for NSG cooperationPM Modi has described India’s relations with South Africa as an “important strategic partner, with whom our ties are historical and deep-rooted.”
Jul 08, 2016
Narendra Modi in South Africa: Can 'rainbow nation' be India's pivot to Africa?PM Modi arrived in South Africa on Friday. His visit assumes significance as it is the first state visit by an Indian PM in a decade.