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

South Africa's ANC divided, Zuma undermined by cabinet reshuffleTODAYonlineANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe briefs the media at the end of the party's National Executive Committee meeting in Pretoria. Photo: Reuters. mail · print. View all comments. Tweet · Share. Published: 3:50 PM, March 31, 2017. Updated: 5:42 AM ...and more »

European stocks shrug off tough Trump trade talk - Yahoo News;

European stocks shrug off tough Trump trade talk - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsEuropean stocks shrug off tough Trump trade talkYahoo NewsEuropean stock markets ended the week higher on bargain-hunting Friday, shrugging off weakness on Wall Street where tough talk on trade from US President Donald Trump's administration revived concerns about a global trade war. In London, stock prices ...and more »

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

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

Irish TimesZuma's cabinet reshuffle causes South African chaosIrish TimesAn 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 »

South Africa: Zuma Under Fire for Sacking Finance Minister - AllAfrica.com

South Africa: Zuma Under Fire for Sacking Finance MinisterAllAfrica.comSouth Africans have lashed out at President Jacob Zuma after he sacked Pravin Gordhan as finance minister. The opposition has called for a vote of no-confidence as the business community warns of economic repercussions. President Jacob Zuma's cabinet ...and more »

South African President Jacob Zuma faces party revolt after cabinet purge - The Globe and Mail;

South African President Jacob Zuma faces party revolt after cabinet purge - The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailSouth African President Jacob Zuma faces party revolt after cabinet purgeThe Globe and MailSouth African President Jacob Zuma is facing a growing mutiny in his ruling party after he orchestrated a midnight purge of his cabinet rivals. Mr. Zuma's dramatic late-night sacking of his finance minister and other cabinet ministers was openly ...and more »

Zuma Shows Mugabe The Way - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News;

Zuma Shows Mugabe The Way - ZimEye - Zimbabwe News

ZimEye - Zimbabwe NewsZuma Shows Mugabe The WayZimEye - Zimbabwe NewsSouth African President Jacob Zuma last night took a stance against the internal bickering in his government by making a shocking cabinet reshuffle. Zuma in his actions has shown his troubled neighbour President Robert Mugabe that it is possible to ...and more »

eThekwini ANCYL accuses Gordhan of inciting revolt - Independent Online;

eThekwini ANCYL accuses Gordhan of inciting revolt - Independent Online

Independent OnlineeThekwini ANCYL accuses Gordhan of inciting revoltIndependent OnlineOutgoing Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan holds a copy of an intelligence report that President Jacob Zuma used as justification to fire him. Picture: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters. Johannesburg – The ANC Youth League (ANCYL) in eThekwini Region has ...and more »

South Africa's rand, bonds under pressure after Gordhan exit - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog);

South Africa's rand, bonds under pressure after Gordhan exit - Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)

Business Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)South Africa's rand, bonds under pressure after Gordhan exitBusiness Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)rand-sa-april JOHANNESBURG: South Africa's rand recovered some ground on Friday as investors took profits after the currency fell sharply following President Jacob Zuma's late night decision to remove finance minister Pravin Gordhan. Stocks also ...and more »

Banks take a knock after cabinet reshuffle - Moneyweb.co.za;

Banks take a knock after cabinet reshuffle - Moneyweb.co.za

Moneyweb.co.zaBanks take a knock after cabinet reshuffleMoneyweb.co.zaThe pressure on South African banking stocks has intensified, following the late-night axing of Pravin Gordhan as finance minister. The domestic banking index gave up more than 5% shortly after the market opened, in what has been described as a knee ...and more »

South Africans face uncertain future as Zuma “reshuffles” Gordham - Namibia Economist;

South Africans face uncertain future as Zuma “reshuffles” Gordham - Namibia Economist

Namibia EconomistSouth Africans face uncertain future as Zuma “reshuffles” GordhamNamibia EconomistSouth Africa's new ministers and deputy ministers are being sworn in this Friday afternoon, according to a statement issued by the Office of the President in South Africa. This follows in the wake of a late-night cabinet shuffle which effectively ...and more »

Sacking triggers civil war in South Africa's ruling ANC - Arab News;

Sacking triggers civil war in South Africa's ruling ANC - Arab News

Arab NewsSacking triggers civil war in South Africa's ruling ANCArab NewsSouth African former Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan holds an alleged intelligence report as he addressed media. (AFP). JOHANNESBURG: The sacking of South Africa's respected finance minister in a cabinet purge pitched the ruling ANC party into chaos ...and more »

Pravin Gordhan – Our souls are not for sale - Creamer Media's Engineering News

Pravin Gordhan – Our souls are not for saleCreamer Media's Engineering NewsFormer Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan defended the integrity of Treasury and denied allegations that his removal had anything to do with so-called secret meetings intended to undermine the current government. Gordhan addressed media and staff at a ...and more »

Outa mulls legal action after #CabinetReshuffle - Independent Online;

Outa mulls legal action after #CabinetReshuffle - Independent Online

Independent OnlineOuta mulls legal action after #CabinetReshuffleIndependent OnlineOutgoing Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan holds a copy of an intelligence report that President Jacob Zuma used as justification to fire him. Picture: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters. Johannesburg – The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) said on Friday that ...and more »

SACKED SA FINANCE MINISTER SPEAKS - NewsdzeZimbabwe;

SACKED SA FINANCE MINISTER SPEAKS - NewsdzeZimbabwe

NewsdzeZimbabweSACKED SA FINANCE MINISTER SPEAKSNewsdzeZimbabweAxed finance minister Pravin Gordhan has spoken out about the intelligence report which was used to recall him from an investment roadshow and ultimately fire him. Speaking in Pretoria on Friday‚ Gordhan thanked the nation and even President Jacob ...and more »

Potential successors of S.Africa's Zuma - Daily Mail;

Potential successors of S.Africa's Zuma - Daily Mail

Daily MailPotential successors of S.Africa's ZumaDaily MailThe backlash against South African President Jacob Zuma's shock reshuffle has intensified pressure on him to resign ahead of the 2019 general election. Here are four of his possible successors: - The negotiator -. Cyril Ramaphosa. Cyril Ramaphosa, a ...and more »

South Africa faces turmoil after firing of finance minister - Yahoo Singapore News;

South Africa faces turmoil after firing of finance minister - Yahoo Singapore News

Yahoo Singapore NewsSouth Africa faces turmoil after firing of finance ministerYahoo Singapore NewsPravin 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 Africa's respected finance ...and more »

Gordhan: I hope to have tea with Zuma soon - Times LIVE;

Gordhan: I hope to have tea with Zuma soon - Times LIVE

Times LIVEGordhan: I hope to have tea with Zuma soonTimes LIVEFired finance minister Pravin Gordhan believes he and President Jacob Zuma can maintain a friendly relationship. Speaking at a press conference with Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas‚ Gordhan was asked about his relationship with President Jacob ...and more »

SA's Communist Party warns of looting at treasury after Gordhan's removal - TVC News;

SA's Communist Party warns of looting at treasury after Gordhan's removal - TVC News

TVC NewsSA's Communist Party warns of looting at treasury after Gordhan's removalTVC NewsSouth Africa's Communist Party (SACP), an ally of the ruling African National Congress, said on Friday the public should take serious action to prevent corruption at the treasury after President Jacob Zuma axed the finance minister Pravin Gordhan in a ...and more »

'We are at a crossroads': ANC turns on Zuma while the DA goes to court - The Daily Vox (blog);

'We are at a crossroads': ANC turns on Zuma while the DA goes to court - The Daily Vox (blog)

The Daily Vox (blog)'We are at a crossroads': ANC turns on Zuma while the DA goes to courtThe Daily Vox (blog)In the wake of the #CabinetReshuffle, everyone seemed to have something to say. Press conferences, protests, and court interdicts abound; The Daily Vox rounds up the aftermath. Pravin Gordhan. The outgoing finance minister and his deputy minister, ...and more »

South Africa cabinet bloodbath exposes ANC generational divide - Daily Mail;

South Africa cabinet bloodbath exposes ANC generational divide - Daily Mail

Daily MailSouth Africa cabinet bloodbath exposes ANC generational divideDaily MailSouth African President Jacob Zuma's sweeping cabinet overhaul exposes deep divisions between the ANC's apartheid-struggle old guard and a new generation often accused of not living up to expectations. Malusi Gigaba, 45, who replaced Pravin Gordhan ...and more »