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African National Congress

President Jacob Zuma scores landslide win in ANC elections

South African president Jacob Zuma scored a thumping victory over main opponent and Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe in an ANC leadership contest yesterday, opening the way for him to lead Africa's largest economy until 2019.

Wednesday, 19 December, 2012, 4:27am

Zuma wins ANC leadership vote by landslide

South African president Jacob Zuma scored a thumping victory in an ANC leadership contest on Tuesday, opening the way for him to lead until 2019.

18 Dec 2012 - 9:27pm

South Africa police arrest four in anti-terror sting

South African police have arrested four right-wing extremists, suspected of having weapons and planning attacks on undisclosed targets, a spokesman said on Monday.

After a nearly two-year investigation, police arrested four men, “believed to be right-wing extremists, suspected of acts of terrorism”, according to police spokesman Brigadier Billy Jones.

17 Dec 2012 - 5:59pm

South African President Jacob Zuma faces ANC leadership challenge

South African President Jacob Zuma will face a leadership challenge from his deputy when the ruling ANC gathers for a party conference tomorrow, with the winner inheriting a century-old movement mired in a deep crisis.

15 Dec 2012 - 6:04am