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A third 'compromise choice' emerges in ANC leadership battle - BusinessTech

As the battle to succeed South African President Jacob Zuma as leader of the African National Congress grows increasingly fractious, party Treasurer-General Zweli Mkhize is emerging as a possible compromise choice to keep the continent's oldest ...and more »

Why Zweli Mkhize Could Very Well Be The ANC's 'Unity Candidate' - Huffington Post South Africa (blog)

Two months ago, the ANC's Alfred Nzo region offered up Zweli Mkhize as what they called "a third way", an alternative presidential option who may have the political sense to unify a party buckled by factionalism. It was at a time when the party's ...and more »

Eastern Cape ANC divided on presidential hopefuls - News24

East London - Eastern Cape regional secretaries are split over who should take over the reigns as the ANC president at the national elective conference in December. Five of the eight regional secretaries who spoke to News24 on the sidelines of the ...and more »

Biography of woman who accused Jacob Zuma of rape sparks debate in South Africa - The Globe and Mail

When she mustered the courage to accuse Jacob Zuma of rape, the woman known as Khwezi was hounded out of South Africa. Her home was torched. Mobs of Zuma supporters laid siege to the court and set fire to a photo of her, screaming: "Burn this bitch.".and more »

What NDZ stands for - Mail & Guardian

NEWS ANALYSIS. The crowd packed into the Osizweni Community Hall is oblivious to the bitter Tuesday night cold as ANC presidential hopeful Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma wraps up her address to a party cadres' forum in the township in Newcastle, ...and more »

South Africans' anger - The World Weekly

President Jacob Zuma has survived many scandals, but calls for him to resign are growing louder by the day. Who could replace him? V ictoriously emerging after a no-confidence vote against him failed in August, South African President Jacob Zuma was ...and more »

ANC: Zweli vs Cyril - News24

The final stretch of the ANC succession race could turn out to be a straight sprint between deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa and ANC treasurer general Zweli Mkhize. With the campaign by Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma said to be losing steam and those of other ...and more »

Politics hampering SA Reserve Bank, says Kganyago - Fin24

London - Politics is complicating efforts by the SA Reserve Bank to set monetary policy and keep inflation under control, according to its Governor Lesetja Kganyago. “Our job is already difficult,” Kganyago said in an interview with Bloomberg TV in London.and more »

Zuma lauds Dlamini-Zuma's alma mater as 'institution of presidents' - News24

Durban – President Jacob Zuma asked a crowd gathered at Adams College on Thursday whether the school, which has produced four ANC presidents, would make history once again. ANC presidential candidate Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma is a former pupil at ...and more »

The brothers who 'hijacked' a country and ignited a scandal that's destroyed one of Britain's top PR firms ... - Daily Mail

The posters are fading now, but their hate-filled message burns as fiercely as ever. Brandished during a mass protest against South Africa's corrupt President a few months ago, and pinned up in black shanty towns across the country, they bear the ...and more »