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  • Jacob Zuma sacks Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan - Aljazeera.com

    Jacob Zuma sacks Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan - Aljazeera.com;

    Major cabinet reshuffle comes as calls for South African president to quit grow amid political and financial turmoil. 31 Mar 2017 21:50 GMT. Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social. The sacked finance minister Pravin Gordhan has a strong ...and more »

  • Zuma's cabinet reshuffle causes South African chaos - Irish Times

    Zuma's cabinet reshuffle causes South African chaos - Irish Times;

    An overnight cabinet reshuffle by President Jacob Zuma plunged South Africa into political chaos on Friday, publicly dividing the ruling party's leadership and prompting civil society to take to the streets in protest. South Africans woke to find that ...and more »

  • Zuma must go - SACP - News24

    Zuma must go - SACP - News24;

    Cape Town - "Reckless" President Jacob Zuma should resign, the South African Communist Party (SACP) said on Friday. The political bureau of the SACP resolved this after meeting in Gauteng earlier on Friday, following Zuma's Cabinet reshuffle, said ...and more »

  • What's behind South African finance minister's sacking? - Aljazeera.com

    What's behind South African finance minister's sacking? - Aljazeera.com;

    Major cabinet reshuffle prompts criticism from both ruling party members and the opposition amid economic turmoil. Inside Story 31 Mar 2017 17:43 GMT Africa, South Africa, Politics · Listen to this page using ReadSpeaker. 0; All Social ...and more »

  • Jacob Zuma faces backlash over South Africa cabinet purge - Financial Times

    Jacob Zuma faces backlash over South Africa cabinet purge - Financial Times;

    President Jacob Zuma faced a backlash after his decision to sack Pravin Gordhan, his finance minister, and eight other cabinet members, rocked South Africa's markets and threatened the biggest crisis in the ruling African National Congress under his ...and more »

  • South Africans have a responsibility to connect the dots: Jonas - Independent Online

    South Africans have a responsibility to connect the dots: Jonas - Independent Online;

    Tshwane – Events currently happening in South Africa are in contrast to what most South Africans envisaged when the country attained freedom in 1994, axed deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas said on Friday. "I think this is a very important time for ...and more »

  • South Africa faces turmoil after firing of finance minister - The Seattle Times

    South Africa faces turmoil after firing of finance minister - The Seattle Times;

    Pravin Gordhan, former South Africa's finance minister, right, with his deputy Mcebisi Jonas, left, take questions during their joint media conference in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday, March 31, 2017. The firing of South... (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe) More.and more »

  • South Africa's ANC divided, Zuma undermined by cabinet reshuffle - Reuters

    South Africa's ANC divided, Zuma undermined by cabinet reshuffle - Reuters;

    JOHANNESBURG President Jacob Zuma's midnight sacking of his finance minister shook South African markets on Friday, undermining his authority and threatening to split the African National Congress (ANC) that has governed since the end of apartheid.and more »

  • FTSE closes fourth straight quarter of gains near record highs - Reuters UK

    FTSE closes fourth straight quarter of gains near record highs - Reuters UK;

    A worker shelters from the rain under a Union Flag umbrella as he passes the London Stock Exchange in London, Britain, October 1, 2008. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo. By Kit Rees and Helen Reid | LONDON. LONDON Britain's top share index fell on ...and more »

  • South Africa's Zuma oversees swearing in of new cabinet ministers - Reuters

    JOHANNESBURG South Africa's new cabinet ministers were sworn in on Friday, following a reshuffle that replaced Pravin Gordhan as finance minister with Malusi Gigaba along with various other ministers and their deputies. Zuma's sacking of his finance ...and more »