Topic: Rhodes University
The variety and number of parties – 121 in total – who've registered for today's municipal elections is a good indication of the strength of South Africa’s 17-year-old democracy, political analysts say.
05/18/2011 12:06 pm
In a Monitor interview, hard-liner Julius Malema outlines a young generation's vision for how South Africa can emulate Zimbabwe's land reform.
09/20/2010 12:52 pm
Days after threatening 'consequences' for misbehavior within the ruling African National Congress party, President Jacob Zuma now seems to be going soft on Julius Malema, the leader of the vaunted party's youth league.
04/20/2010 12:21 pm
South Africans celebrated the 20th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's release from prison Thursday. President Jacob Zuma has strategically scheduled his State of the Union speech for the same day.
02/11/2010 12:22 pm
South African President Jacob Zuma admitted this week to having a 'love child' out of wedlock with a mistress. While the media and opposition politicians are critical of his infidelity, South Africa's black majority electorate accepts that Zulu culture includes polygamy.
02/04/2010 01:22 pm
Launched this week, it has been overloaded with calls targeting undelivered pensions, lack of running water, and spotty electricity.
09/18/2009 01:00 am
Expectations for a shift in the relationship between the two nations are high as the South African president makes his first official trip to Zimbabwe today.
08/27/2009 01:00 am