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Rand declines after Zuma uncertainty - Independent Online

Johannesburg - South Africa's rand weakened on Monday after President Jacob Zuma defeated over the weekend another call from inside the ruling party for him to step down, while stocks closed flat, hampered by the banking sector. At 17.10 the rand ...and more »

BREAKING: Motion of no confidence tabled against Zuma at ANC NEC - News24

Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma is fighting for political survival after another motion of no confidence was tabled against him at a meeting of the ANC's national executive committee (NEC) in Pretoria. At least four sources with direct knowledge of ...and more »

POLL: President's popularity at an all-time low - eNCA

The latest eNCA-Ipsos poll results show that nearly two-thirds of South Africans think President Jacob Zuma should resign and his current approval rating is the lowest score ever for any of the country's democratically elected presidents. Video: eNCA ...and more »

Zuma survives ANC attempt to oust him as head of state - Irish Times

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma has survived an attempt to unseat him as head of state in a crunch meeting of his ruling African National Congress that deepened the party's split over mounting evidence of corruption during his presidency. Mr Zuma's ...and more »

Netshitenzhe tables motion of no confidence in Zuma at NEC meeting - Citizen

The NEC member reportedly led the charge in calling for Zuma's removal during the meeting on Saturday. Another motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma was reportedly tabled at a meeting of the African National Congress' national executive ...and more »

Zuma sidesteps no-confidence vote at turbulent ANC meeting - The Guardian

Jacob Zuma at the ANC's national executive committee meeting on Saturday. Photograph: Phill Magakoe/AFP/Getty Images. Jacob Zuma. Zuma sidesteps no-confidence vote at turbulent ANC meeting. South Africa's president faces growing criticism within ...and more »

Beyond Zuma: Let's do a Merkel and take the long view - Daily Maverick

At the weekend, German Chancellor Angela Merkel was in campaigning mode. As she swilled beer with locals in Munich, Merkel said pointedly, “The days when Europe could rely on others… to a large extent were over. This is what I have experienced in the ...and more »

South Africa's president has survived a rape trial, corruption charges and many bids to oust him - Los Angeles Times

South Africa's President Jacob Zuma, pictured at celebrations for his 75th birthday last month, is the ultimate survivor, defeating efforts in his to oust him. (JOHN WESSELS / AFP/Getty Images). By Robyn DixonContact Reporter · South Africa · Africa ...and more »

65% of South Africans want Zuma to resign - Ipsos - Politicsweb

The approval rating of President Jacob Zuma, as expressed by South African voters and even by ANC supporters is at the lowest level ever, according to the latest eNCA/Ipsos Approval Ratings poll. In addition, the majority of South Africans are asking ...and more »

READ: Damning new state capture report - Citizen

President Jacob Zuma with Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma during a debate in Parliament to congratulate her on being elected to the AU on September 19, 2012. Picture: Gallo Images. According to an explosive academic study, the promise of SA has been betrayed ...and more »