Africa

Mandela granddaughter: Zuma should listen and step down

Nelson Mandela's granddaughter tells Al Jazeera that President 'Zuma should listen to the people and step down'.

Ndileka Mandela: Zuma should listen and step down

Witness

South Africa: Julius vs The ANC

South Africa's political rebel Julius Malema gains support across the nation as he challenges the ruling ANC party.

Politics

South Africa political parties stage anti-Zuma protests

Thousands of demonstrators gather near Union Buildings in Pretoria to demand country's president to step down.

Africa

Thousands march in South Africa to demand Zuma resign

Largely peaceful protests come as a second ratings agency downgrades the country's debt rating to 'junk' status.

Thousands march in South Africa to demand Zuma resign

Africa

Thuli Madonsela on Jacob Zuma and fixing South Africa

The former public protector is best known for holding President Jacob Zuma to account for wasting public funds.

Thuli Madonsela on Jacob Zuma and fixing South Africa

Africa

South Africa's ruling party stands by President Zuma

ANC rejects calls for President Jacob Zuma to resign over controversial sacking of finance minister Pravin Gordhan.

South Africa's ANC stands by President Jacob Zuma

South Africa

S Africa rating cut as Zuma faces reshuffle backlash

As Jacob Zuma faces backlash over the sacking of ex-finance minister Pravin Gordhan, agency cuts country's rating grade.

S&P downgrades South Africa's credit rating to 'junk'

Opinion

Even if Zuma goes, South Africa will remain divided

For a better future, South Africans need to unite across class, race and party political lines.

Ayesha Kajee

by Ayesha Kajee

Ayesha Kajee

Africa

S Africa's new finance minister wants 'radical' changes

Newly appointed finance minister Gagiba sets out goals as pressure on President Zuma increases after cabinet reshuffle.

Malusi Gigaba: Need to 'radically transform economy'

Politics

Zuma under pressure after sacking finance minister

Major cabinet reshuffle comes as calls for South African president to quit grow amid political and financial turmoil.

Opinion

South Africa's future in the ICC is still uncertain

S Africa's decision to revoke its notice of withdrawal from the ICC does not mean the matter is conclusively settled.

Solomon Dersso

by Solomon Dersso

Solomon Dersso

The Listening Post

State of the media in Zuma's South Africa

Since Zuma has been in office, the country's state-owned broadcaster, SABC, has grown more and more state-controlled.

Africa

Punches fly as South Africa's Zuma delivers key speech

Chaos erupts in parliament as security forces drag opposition MPs trying to interrupt president out of the chamber.

Politics

South Africa: Zuma calls for ANC unity, admits mistakes

President Jacob Zuma calls for end to ANC infighting as South Africa's ruling party marks 105 years since its formation.

Inside Story

Will South Africa's Jacob Zuma hang on to power?

There were calls from within the ruling ANC party for Zuma to resign amid public outrage over corruption accusations.