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  1. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Ruling ANC party gets ‘overwhelming mandate’ from South African voters

    Posted May 09th 2014, 01:28pm by Agence France-Presse in Johannesburg

    ... and frustration at rampant poverty and poor public services. Casting his ballot in his home village of Nkandla, Zuma predicted the “results will be very good”, but conceded the campaign had been “very ...

  2. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Burglars raped my wife, reveals South African President Jacob Zuma

    Posted May 06th 2014, 09:09pm by AFP

    ... to be enough to give the party another election landslide. "We think the ANC will win overwhelmingly, not just by the skin of its teeth," Zuma said. High joblessness and poverty levels, ...

  3. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    South African black leader scraps week-old electoral pact

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 07:11pm by Reuters

    ... be trusted to see any project through to its conclusion,” she said. The ANC’s support has waned amid corruption scandals and charges it has failed to rescue millions of blacks from poverty ...

  4. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    South Africa’s Zuma accused of spending millions of taxpayer dollars

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 09:26pm by GDN

    ... 'Rolls-Royce' security constituting an island in a sea of poverty". Madonsela, a lawyer, found Zuma's neighbours were ordered to move home without proper authorisation, costing the state ...

  5. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Let Mandela go, friend tells nation

    Posted Jun 10th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Congress- facing elections next year- has lost much of its Mandela shine amid corruption, poverty and poor public services.   ...

  6. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Mandela responding positively to treatment

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 09:04am by Agence France-Presse in Johannesburg

    ... the unifying symbol in a country that is still riven by racial tensions and deep inequality. Recent labour unrest, high-profile crimes, grinding poverty and corruption scandals have effectively ended ...

  7. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    Costly upgrade at South African president's private home

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by Associated Press in Johannesburg

    ... Associated Press in Johannesburg US$23 million upgrade to president's rural estate follows ANC leaders' pattern of aloofness Despite poverty, Zuma spends big on private home New ... Africa, said ordinary South Africans have come to expect little good from the ANC, whose top bosses have become fabulously wealthy even as millions of South Africans remain mired in poverty ...

  8. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    S Africa mine protests hit world No 1 platinum firm

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 09:35pm by Reuters at Bathopele Mine, South Africa

    ... across the mining sector and become a potent symbol of the failure of the ruling African National Congress to deliver on promises to reduce poverty in the post-apartheid era. The bloodshed ...

  9. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    S Africa ANC rebel Malema charged with money-laundering

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 03:20pm by Reuters in Polokwane

    ... the poverty and inequality that blights Africa’s biggest economy 18 years after the end of white-minority rule. He has also revived calls for the state to take over the mines, a sector that accounts ...

  10. News - World - SOUTH AFRICA

    South Africa police halt peaceful strikers’ march

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:51pm by Associated Press in Rustenburg

    ... of the governing African National Congress party Sunday complained that “mining remains the bedrock of the South African economy, and yet the abject poverty and squalor surrounding mining areas remains ...




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