Articles about African National Congress

Anti-apartheid icon, Nelson Mandela's ex-wife Winnie Mandela dies at 81

03 Apr 2018

Anti-apartheid icon, Nelson Mandela's ex-wife Winnie Mandela dies at 81

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the former wife of South African anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela, died on Monday, triggering an outpouring of tributes to one of the country's defining and most divisive figures.

I-T raids the controversial Gupta brothers' premises in India

07 Mar 2018

I-T raids the controversial Gupta brothers' premises in India

Less than a month after South African (SA) police raided the home of the controversial Indian-origin Gupta family, the Indian I-T department has now raided their premises in various locations.

South African Prez Jacob Zuma resigns amid corruption scandal

15 Feb 2018

South African Prez Jacob Zuma resigns amid corruption scandal

South African President Jacob Zuma resigned yesterday after years of battling corruption allegations.

South Africa's Zuma crisis: Indian-origin Guptas raided by police

14 Feb 2018

South Africa's Zuma crisis: Indian-origin Guptas raided by police

On February 14, the South African Hawks police unit raided the home of the controversial Gupta family based on allegations that they had inappropriate links with President Jacob Zuma. This was part of the corruption and influence peddling investigations against Zuma.

Durban Racism Case: Diwali Facebook ranter sentenced for racist comments

30 Mar 2017

Durban Racism Case: Diwali Facebook ranter sentenced for racist comments

A 59-year-old Durbanite, Dawie Kriel, was sentenced to a $460 fine or 12 months imprisonment, suspended for five years, by the Durban Magistrate Court.

Jacob Zuma survives another turbulent year

11 Nov 2016

Jacob Zuma survives another turbulent year

Jacob Zuma, the South African President, sailed through another no-confidence motion brought against his government yesterday.