Articles containing the tag ‘jacob zuma
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021

    Opinion on Zuma Sentencing Polarises Nation

    The ruling of the Constitutional Court ruling that the former President of the Republic of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, hand himself over to the nearest police station to start serving a 15-month jail term, has cr... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, June 29th, 2021

    Jacob Zuma to Spend 15 Months in Prison

    Following the incident in which former president Jacob Zuma walked out of the Zondo Commission, the constitutional court, on Tuesday, ruled against the former president, found him guilty of contempt of court an... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021

    Heads Begin to Roll as Gupta Investigations Gather Momentum

    Heads have begun to roll because of the state capture as the Investigating Directorate of the National Prosecuting Authority begins making arrests. On Wednesday, the directorate announced that they have arreste... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, May 26th, 2021

    Zuma Corruption Case Moved to 19 July as Dali Mpofu Joins Defence Team

    Parties to the case in which former president Jacob Zuma is facing corruption charges, racketeering and fraud have agreed to have the case moved to the 19th of July to allow the prosecution enough time to perus... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, April 23rd, 2021

    Ramaphosa Revocation of Zuma Appointees Upheld by Gauteng High Court

    The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Wednesday handed down a judgement in which it ruled that former president, Jacob Zuma, erred in his appointment of senior advocates to head the prosecutions of various prov... Read more »
    By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

    Battle Ready for Mbangatha, Radley and Mayala

    Boxing returns to the mother city on the 22 February at the Wynberg Military Base with an event dubbed simply “Battle Ready”. Local favorite Thembani “Baby Jake” Mbangatha who defends his WBF Africa Str... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

    Zuma Survives Another Attempt to Dislodge Him

    In what has become akin to a cat that has nine lives, President Jacob Zuma of the Republic of South Africa has survived yet another attempt at dislodging him from the number one position, it emerged on Tuesday ... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

    Petition to Oust Zuma Launched in Johannesburg

    “The President has failed us, and he must go. He cannot be allowed to continue to violate the Constitution and disrespect his oath of office, or to allow the further capture of our state.” This was ... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, November 20th, 2016

    Zuma, Spill the Beans or Get Arrested: Maimane and Ndlozi

    On Sunday, the opposition parties went on the offensive and called on South African President, Jacob Zuma to report those members of his party and government who were stealing from the state or face prosecution... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, September 20th, 2015

    Maimane Kicks-off Local Government Election Campaign

    The first black leader of the Democratic Alliance, Mmusi Maimane who was elected in May has announced that he is about to start a campaign since next year’s local government elections are around the corne... Read more »