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Pretoria back in court over Bashir immunity row

12 February 2016 | 0 comments

The South African government argued in court Friday that it was not obliged to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir during his visit to the country last June because he had immunity.Bashir is wanted...

Expat currency news — Pound softens on poor UK data as stock market rout boosts safe-haven currencies

Expat currency news — Pound softens on poor UK data as stock market rout bo...

12 February 2016 | 0 comments

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Pretoria back in court over Bashir immunity row

12 February 2016 | 0 comments

The South African government argued in court Friday that it was not obliged to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir during his visit to the country last June because he had immunity.Bashir is wanted...

Drought caused by El Nino threatening food security in southern Africa: UN

12 February 2016 | 0 comments

The El Nino weather phenomenon, one of the worst in 50 years, has caused intense drought in southern Africa that will have a "devastating" impact on the region's food security, the UN food agency warned...

Zuma ridicules S.Africa opposition for disrupting his speech

12 February 2016 | 0 comments

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma on Friday mocked the opposition as "useless" and ignorant, after rowdy radical lawmakers repeatedly disrupted his annual state of the nation parliamentary address.In...

Zuma ridicules S.Africa opposition for disrupting address

12 February 2016 | 0 comments

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma on Friday mocked the opposition, dismissing it as "useless" and ignorant after rowdy radical lawmakers disrupted his parliamentary address and walked out."They are...

S. Africa govt considering ban on foreigners owning land

11 February 2016 | 0 comments

The South African government is considering imposing a ban on foreign nationals owning land, President Jacob Zuma said in a state of the nation speech to parliament Thursday. The Regulation of Land Holdings...

S.Africa's Zuma vows economic revival in disrupted speech

11 February 2016 | 0 comments

President Jacob Zuma on Thursday announced plans for "an effective turnaround plan" for South Africa's ailing economy in an address to the nation disrupted by a walkout by radical lawmakers. Zuma, who...

S.African opposition party walks out of embattled Zuma's state address

11 February 2016 | 0 comments

South Africa's radical leftist Economic Freedom Fighters party Thursday walked out of Jacob Zuma's state of the nation address in the latest attack on the embattled president who is tainted by graft allegations.In...

S.African opposition party walk out of Zuma's state address

11 February 2016 | 0 comments

South Africa's radical leftist Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party walked out of President Jacob Zuma's state of the nation address Thursday after repeatedly interrupting his speech in chaotic parliamentary...

S.African police fire stun grenades ahead of Zuma address

11 February 2016 | 0 comments

South African police fired stun grenades to disperse angry protesters outside parliament on Thursday shortly before President Jacob Zuma was due to deliver his annual state of the nation address.The embattled...

S.African police block protests ahead of Zuma address

11 February 2016 | 0 comments

Police manned razor wire barricades outside the South African parliament Thursday ahead of President Jacob Zuma's address to the nation against a background of concerted efforts to oust him from office.The...

Zuma: No longer South Africa's 'Teflon' leader

11 February 2016 | 0 comments

South Africa's charismatic leader Jacob Zuma is a former herdboy who was once known as the "Teflon president" -- but no longer.Late US president Ronald Reagan first earned the sobriquet Teflon -- "nothing...

Zuma as president: a rocky era for the new S.Africa

11 February 2016 | 0 comments

South African President Jacob Zuma delivers his annual state of the nation address Thursday as frustration grows over his leadership and the country's lack of progress since apartheid ended more than...

Anti-Zuma protests expected as S.Africa leader to address nation

11 February 2016 | 0 comments

Police erected razor wire barricades outside the South African parliament Thursday ahead of President Jacob Zuma's address to the nation against a background of concerted efforts to oust him from office.The...

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