Jacob Zuma

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From Trump to Sarkozy: the political leaders who have been prosecuted
Donald Trump is the first US president to be criminally charged, but across the globe, 78 countries have jailed or prosecuted leaders who left office since 2000

Jon Henley

09, Apr, 2023 @9:30 AM

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‘He has many enemies’: is time running out for Cyril Ramaphosa?
South Africa’s president is local hero in Soweto but misconduct claims threaten re-election as ANC leader at congress this week

Jason Burke in Johannesburg

10, Dec, 2022 @5:00 PM

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South Africa president to mount legal action in face of impeachment threat
Cyril Ramaphosa rejects call to stand down after accusation of ‘serious misconduct’

Jason Burke in Johannesburg

03, Dec, 2022 @3:27 PM

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Cyril Ramaphosa fighting for political life amid battle for control of ANC
South African president cancels all official engagements and was reported to be close to resigning over ‘Farmgate’

Jason Burke in Johannesburg

02, Dec, 2022 @3:46 PM

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Ramaphosa delays parliament appearance over ‘Farmgate’ corruption scandal
South Africa’s political crisis deepens after panel says president should face scrutiny over ability to stay in office

Jason Burke in Johannesburg

01, Dec, 2022 @11:48 AM

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Why ‘Farmgate’ threatens Cyril Ramaphosa’s bid to clean up South African politics
Cash found stuffed in the president’s sofas is damaging his chances in the country’s upcoming elections

Jason Burke in Johannesburg

24, Jul, 2022 @8:15 AM

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South Africa seeking to extradite Gupta brothers after arrest in Dubai
Police begin process to transport Indian-born pair wanted on criminal and money-laundering charges

Jason Burke in Johannesburg

07, Jun, 2022 @9:59 AM

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Widow of man killed in Libya accuses South Africa of ‘silence’ in hunt for his body
The South African government sent Anton Hammerl’s passport to his widow in 2016 but has refused to say how it came to have it

Peter Beaumont

19, May, 2022 @12:11 PM

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Jacob Zuma sought to hand state assets to allies, finds corruption report
Inquiry says South Africa’s ruling ANC ‘should be ashamed’ by alleged efforts to steal vast sums

Jason Burke in Johannesburg

01, May, 2022 @7:02 PM

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The week in audio: Allen Stanford: The Man Who Bought Cricket; Poison; And Away…; Athletico Mince
Take your pick from an amusing spin on how Allen Stanford conned cricket, Jacob Zuma’s fear of being poisoned, and a doubly delightful Bob Mortimer

Miranda Sawyer

02, Oct, 2021 @4:00 PM

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Ex-South African leader Jacob Zuma leaves prison due to ill health
Zuma, who was ousted in 2017, served less than two months of a 15-month sentence for contempt of court

Jason Burke in Johannesburg

05, Sep, 2021 @5:24 PM

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‘Eid was very different’: my fortnight watching South Africa descend into chaos
Durbanites expected another lockdown, not isolation enforced by violence and looting. But as the city I love turned to ruin, I saw fear change to bravery and community spirit

Fernaaz Hussain

24, Jul, 2021 @6:01 AM

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