Photos: Reception with President Jacob Zuma in Harlem

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South Africa: ANC rallies around Zuma following new Arms Deal allegations

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President Jacob Zuma Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) – South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) has rallied behind President Jacob Zuma over new allegations linking him to the multi-billion rand arms deal scandal. The Sunday Times reported that Zuma … Read More

President Jacob Zuma meets South African community in Harlem

  By Isseu Diouf Campbell Senator Bill Perkins and the Imbizo Host Committee welcomed South African president Jacob Zuma to Harlem during a reception held in his honor on September 25, 2014, at the State Office Building.

South Africa: Nobel Laureates urge Zuma to intervene over Dalai Lama saga

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Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) – A group of 14 Nobel Peace Laureates called on Monday on President Jacob Zuma to guarantee the Dalai Lama a visa to South Africa, after the Tibetan spiritual leader was once again blocked by Pretoria. … Read More

South Africa: Zuma to address stand-off in Lesotho

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Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) – South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma will travel to Maseru, the capital of Lesotho,  on Tuesday to try to end the impasse between political leaders after Prime Minister Tom Thabane accused renegade army general Tlali Kamoli of … Read More

South Africa: Zuma meets Lesotho’s feuding politicians

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Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) – South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has summoned Lesotho’s political leaders for emergency talks, following this weekend’s coup which saw Prime Minister Thomas Thabane fleeing to South Africa amid fears for his safety. Thabane left … Read More

South Africa: Supreme Court paves the way for release of Zuma spy tapes

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Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) – South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma faces a huge crisis in his political career after the country’s Supreme Court of Appeal Thursday ordered that the so-called Zuma “spy tapes” must be released. The Bloemfontein court … Read More

South Africa: Mandela bust unveiled in Parliament

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Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) – President Jacob Zuma hailed, on Monday, the 20th anniversary of South Africa’s democratic elections and unveiled the bust of global icon, Nelson Mandela, in Parliament, in Cape Town. Performing the ceremony, President Zuma noted that the … Read More

South Africa: South Africa celebrates 20 years of democracy

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Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) – Millions of South Africans celebrated, on Sunday, the 20th anniversary of the country’s historic democratic elections which swept Nelson Mandela into power and changed Africa’s political landscape forever. President Jacob Zuma on Sunday marked the occasion … Read More

South Africa: ANC heavyweights to examine damning Zuma report

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Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) – South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) announced on Tuesday that it has named seven of its most experienced MPs to a 12-member Parliamentary ad hoc committee which will examine President Jacob Zuma’s response to … Read More

South African aid group to assist Philippines

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Photo: nbcnews PANA Cape Town, South Africa – South African aid group Gift of the Givers on Monday confirmed that it has released US$200,000 for essential supplies for victims of the deadly typhoon in the Philippines. In addition, it is … Read More

Reports of prison abuse in South Africa must lead to urgent investigation

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Photo: nowthisnews Amnesty International Allegations of abuse, including the use of electric shocks, against inmates in a privately run prison in South Africa raise serious questions about the authorities’ real commitment to tackle torture and other ill-treatment, Amnesty International said. … Read More

South African President casts aspersion on Africa, causes outrage

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South African President Jacob Zuma, Photo: Huffington Post PANA Cape Town, South Africa- South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has talked himself into trouble after casting a slur on the continent by saying that Johannesburg residents should not ”think like Africans … Read More

French President Pays ‘Very Emotional’ Visit to Mandela’s Old Soweto Home

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Nelson Mandela’s Soweto HomePhoto:Rob Lloyd All Africa French President François Hollande described as “very emotional” a visit on Tuesday to the small Soweto house where South Africa’s former president Nelson Mandela lived before his 27-year-imprisonment. “Coming to this house you … Read More

Outrage over brutal murders in Johannesburg

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Photo: Rob Handfield – Jones PANA Cape Town, South Africa – An uneasy calm has returned to Diepsloot, a sprawling settlement in South Africa’s city of Johannesburg, 24 hours after the murders of two female cousins aged two and three, … Read More

Zuma in Russia for G20 Summit

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President Jacob Zuma By PANA Cape Town, South Africa – South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma is in St Petersburg, Russia, for the G20 Leaders’ Summit which kicks off on Thursday. Speaking before his departure, President Zuma briefed reporters on the … Read More

Photo of the Moment: President Goodluck Jonathan

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan with South African President Jacob Zuma during the U.N. General Assembly 2012 By Isseu Diouf Campbell