SABC News - Jacob Zuma


The National Assembly unanimously approved the five candidates.
Interim SABC board gets the green light from President Zuma

Sunday 26 March 2017 18:02

President Jacob Zuma has appointed the interim SABC board as approved by the National Assembly nearly two weeks ago.


Khulu Mbatha claims ANC was unfit to govern in 94

Sunday 26 March 2017 07:17

African National Congress (ANC) stalwart Khulu Mbatha has caused a stir by claiming the ruling party was not ready to govern in 1994.


Deadline for Zuma to appoint SABC interim board

Saturday 25 March 2017 22:05

Sunday is the deadline for President Jacob Zuma to appoint an SABC interim board.


Zuma praises hardworking teachers

Saturday 25 March 2017 19:15

President Jacob Zuma commended teachers for their role in society and has urged them to continue working hard to eliminate social ills in schools.


Land reform and racism to headline ANC NEC meeting

Saturday 25 March 2017 09:06

Land reform, crime and racism, will top of the agenda of the ANC's National Executive Committee meeting under way in Irene, Pretoria.


North West cancels tender to erect Zuma’s statue

Saturday 25 March 2017 08:06

The North West government has confirmed that it has cancelled a controversial tender for a giant statue of President Jacob Zuma.


Phalatse finally gets her wish to meet Pres. Zuma

Thursday 23 March 2017 22:05

Imagine if meeting the President is on your wish list, and you get more than you bargained for.


Water resources dwindling, warn experts

Wednesday 22 March 2017 19:22

President Jacob Zuma has called on world leaders to prioritise improved access to water resources and sanitation as experts warn that water resources are threatened.


UN World Water Development Report 2017 launched

Wednesday 22 March 2017 16:40

The United Nations World Water Development Report has been launched at the International Conference Centre in Durban on Tuesday, which marks World Water Day.


Importance of water, sanitation under spotlight

Wednesday 22 March 2017 09:19

The UN World Water Assessment Programme's Stefan Uhlenbrook says gatherings like the World Water Day celebration are important as they create awareness of the importance of water.


Albie Sachs opposes plans to amend the Constitution for land reform

Wednesday 22 March 2017 06:14

Former Constitutional Court Judge Albie Sachs says there's no need to amend the Constitution.


UN World Water Day Summit kicks off in Durban

Wednesday 22 March 2017 05:46

The World Water Day Summit and Expo kicks off in Durban on Wednesday where the UN and the Department of Water and Sanitation will host local and international dignitaries for a three day gathering.


South Africa celebrates World Water Day on Wednesday

Tuesday 21 March 2017 21:50

More than one thousand local and international delegates are expected to attend the World Water Day celebration at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Conference Center in Durban on Wednesday.


Namibian president calls for land expropriation

Tuesday 21 March 2017 17:13

Namibia's president said Tuesday that the government is considering radical land expropriation to spur the transfer of property to the country's black majority.


Zuma further assures grants will be paid on 1 April

Tuesday 21 March 2017 16:32

President Jacob Zuma says all problems with the payment of social grants have been solved.


President Zuma  launched the Steve Biko National Memorial Site at the Biko Garden of Remembrance in King Williams Town.
Zuma honours Biko for his contribution to the struggle

Tuesday 21 March 2017 13:11

President Jacob Zuma says late Black Consciousness Movement leader Steve Biko had contributed immensely to the struggle for freedom.


Crowds brave sun for Human Rights Day celebrations

Tuesday 21 March 2017 12:14

Crowds have braved the scorching sun to be part of the event at Human Rights Day celebrations in King Williams Town, Eastern Cape.


Nathi Mthethwa says the nation has to know about the sacrifices made during the struggle for democracy.
Minister Mthethwa hails Steve Biko

Tuesday 21 March 2017 11:51

Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa who is part of president Jacob Zuma's delegation says South Africans should celebrate and honour Biko, for his contribution to the struggle for liberation.


Steve Biko remembered on Human Rights Day

Tuesday 21 March 2017 11:15

President Jacob Zuma has laid wreaths at the grave of Black Consciousness Movement leader, Steve Biko in King Williams Town in the Eastern Cape.


South Africans urged to pledge against racism

Tuesday 21 March 2017 09:41

The South African Human Rights Commission has urged people from all walks of life to take an anti-racism pledge this Human Rights Day.


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