SABC News - Jacob Zuma


The ANC is KwaZulu-Natal says its MPs should follow the party's directive when voting in the no-confidence motion against President Jacob Zuma.
ANC in KZN instructs its MPs ahead of no-confidence vote

Wednesday 26 April 2017 21:42

The ANC eThekwini region in KwaZulu-Natal says it has summoned all its seven Members of Parliament ahead of a vote of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma.


In ConCourt papers President Jacob Zuma says Gwede Mantashe and Deputy Cyril Ramaphosa apologised for criticising  the cabinet reshuffle.
Presidency mum on reports that Zuma lied about Mantashe apology

Wednesday 26 April 2017 14:47

The Presidency has declined to comment on reports that President Jacob Zuma lied when he claimed that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe had apologised to him.


The Democratic Alliance (DA) has filed an urgent application to force President Jacob Zuma to supply reasons for his executive decision to reshuffle cabinet.
DA files urgent plea over Cabinet reshuffle decision

Wednesday 26 April 2017 08:18

The DA says this latest urgent application is necessary to force the President to disclose the reasons for his decision to reshuffle Cabinet.


Joemat-Pettersson seeks forgiveness for past mistakes

Wednesday 26 April 2017 06:37

Former Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has apologised for all her errors while she was serving in Cabinet.


President Jacob Zuma says the Maluti-a-Phofung establishment will promote balanced regional growth and assist in promoting the country's economic goals.
Zuma urges businesses to invest in new Maluti-A-Phofung SEZ

Tuesday 25 April 2017 18:33

President Jacob Zuma has encouraged investors to integrate locals into the value chains so they are not forced to move to the economic hubs of Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town to seek work.


President Jacob Zuma is set to open an economic zone which will help eradicate poverty in the Free State
F State economic hub seeks to eradicate poverty

Tuesday 25 April 2017 08:45

President Jacob Zuma is to launch a new business economic hub which is set to create more than 25 000 jobs in Harrismith.


Well done President Zuma for showing a good heart

Monday 24 April 2017 18:29

Two very recent decisions taken by President Jacob Zuma has revealed a pleasant side of our beleaguered ruler.


ANC to push forward with a social media policy

Monday 24 April 2017 09:09

The African National Congress is seeking to establish a social media policy for its members.


Ramaphosa calls for judicial inquiry into state capture

Monday 24 April 2017 06:01

Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has called for an independent probe into mounting claims of state capture.


Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says a culture of exchanging money undercover is breeding within the ANC.
Ramaphosa talks tough about ANC issues at Chris Hani Memorial Lecture

Sunday 23 April 2017 17:03

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has once again expressed objection against the recent cabinet reshuffle, saying the move by President Jacob Zuma has heightened tensions within the ruling party.


Media reports claim that the Public Works Department was planning to renovate certain aspects of the Nkandla residence.
Zuma refutes Nkandla renovations claims

Sunday 23 April 2017 11:26

President Jacob Zuma says he will not allow any government department to carry out renovations at his private residence in Nkandla, KwaZulu-Natal.


IMF, World Bank spring meetings conclude in Washington

Sunday 23 April 2017 08:54

The IMF and World Bank spring meetings have concluded in Washington, which were also attended by South Africa's Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba.


Nzimande reiterates call for Zuma to resign

Saturday 22 April 2017 21:15

South African Communist Party (SACP) Secretary General Blade Nzimande has reiterated that the party believes that President Jacob Zuma must resign from his position.


The minibus taxi carrying the children caught fire on impact.
President Zuma saddened by lives lost in Bronkhorstspruit crash

Saturday 22 April 2017 11:17

President Jacob Zuma says he's saddened by the deaths of 20 people when the minibus-taxi they were travelling in crashed into a truck outside Bronkhorstspruit in Mpumalanga.


ANC says won't respond to UDM constitutional court application

Friday 21 April 2017 21:03

ANC decided not to respond to the UDM constitutional court application, to force parliament to allow a secret ballot in the motion of no confidence against President.


ANCYL wants ABSA to pay back the R2 million bailout it got from government during the apartheid era.
N West ANCYL threatens to mobilise members to vandalise Absa ATMs

Friday 21 April 2017 20:48

The African National Congress Youth League in the North West has threatened to mobilise its members across the province to vandalise Absa ATMs


The Freedom Movement's Prince Mashele and Catherine Constantinides says they will converge at Freedom Park on Freedom Day.
Freedom Movement urges pressure on Zuma to step down

Friday 21 April 2017 10:01

The Freedom Movement has called on all South Africans to rally together in a call to remove President Jacob Zuma.


Artist Ayanda Mabulu says he is merely expressing his views on the current situation in the country.
Mabulu justifies controversial Zuma, Mandela painting

Friday 21 April 2017 09:55

Artist Ayanda Mabulu has defended his painting which depicts President Jacob Zuma performing a sexual act on late former president, Nelson Mandela.


The face and character of protests in South Africa seems to be changing.
Survey sheds light on who marched against President Zuma and why

Friday 21 April 2017 06:54

The outcry following President Jaocb Zuma’s recent cabinet reshuffle culminated in nationwide protests on 7 April 2017.


Ontlametse Phalatse died of lung failure last week.
Zuma to join mourners at Phalatse funeral

Friday 21 April 2017 06:47

Ontlametse Phalatse is expected to be laid to rest in her home town of Hebron in the North West on Friday.


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