African National Congress
Some say it's a naked attempt to animate his base with a racially loaded issue at a time when his administration is in trouble.
Jacob Zuma was pushed out over corruption allegations.
Whatever happens, it looks like Jacob Zuma's days are numbered.
The party of Nelson Mandela, which has ruled for 22 years, got punished by voters as corruption allegations swirl.
This morning, Hillary Clinton gets a commanding lead in the polls, Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson sues the police and city of Baton Rouge, and more.
Also revealed: the army's links to a controversial mining company.
Facing a scandal related to $16 million in state funds spent on renovating his home, Zuma's ANC ruling party managed to shield him from impeachment efforts brought by the opposition party, but the country's economy may suffer as a result.
After several years of a weakened economy and slow growth rates, the country's finance minister introduced strong austerity measures and tax hikes in the annual budget speech on Wednesday.
South Africa reportedly plans to leave the International Criminal Court, a move that comes a week after the country asked for more time to explain why it failed to detain Sudan’s president earlier this year.
Human rights groups have criticized police raids that have resulted in 3,914 arrests and led to the deportation of more than 400 migrants from Mozambique.
Opposition members were asked to leave after interrupting the head of state's national address, causing chaos to unfold that resulted in multiple injuries.
Tensions escalated between politicians during the National Assembly session following a vote that let President Jacob Zuma off the hook for home remodeling expenses.