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Ruling ANC party gets ‘overwhelming mandate’ from South African voters
Mandela has pneumonia, breathing 'without difficulty'
Tutu wins 'one-off' Mo Ibrahim award
Storms gather over Africa’s 'Rainbow Nation'
Mandela responding positively to treatment
Family hears prayer for Mandela’s ‘peaceful end’
Mandela responding to treatment for lung infection
S Africa’s Zuma thrown political lifeline

Shifts in ANC membership within South Africa’s provinces have given President Jacob Zuma a fighting chance of holding on to the party leadership and the presidency.

4 Oct 2012 - 11:56AM

Shifts in ANC membership within South Africa’s provinces have given President Jacob Zuma a fighting chance of holding on to the party leadership and the presidency.

S Africa’s Zuma thrown political lifeline
Former South African president Nelson Mandela on life support
Springboks, All Blacks prepare for clash of titans
'Zuma case dropped under pressure'
South African businesswoman set to threaten ANC’s dominance
Mandela remains in hospital for fourth day
Oscar Pistorius older brother Carl also facing murder trial

Carl Pistorius, the older brother of South African star athlete Oscar Pistorius has been charged with culpable homicide over a car accident in 2010, local media reported on Sunday.

24 Feb 2013 - 4:24PM

Carl Pistorius, the older brother of South African star athlete Oscar Pistorius has been charged with culpable homicide over a car accident in 2010, local media reported on Sunday.

Oscar Pistorius older brother Carl also facing murder trial
Mandela ambulance to hospital broke down
Pistorius due in court ahead of murder trial early next year

Oscar Pistorius will be indicted for premeditated murder on Monday and the double-amputee Olympian will go on trial early next year, prosecutors said.

17 Aug 2013 - 4:09AM

Oscar Pistorius will be indicted for premeditated murder on Monday and the double-amputee Olympian will go on trial early next year, prosecutors said.

Pistorius due in court ahead of murder trial early next year