Articles Tagged 'South Africa'
South Africa election: ANC faces tough test 25 years after apartheid
Anger over corruption, the faltering economy and land reform are key issues as South Africans vote in the sixth democratic national election since apartheid ended… READ MORE
Democrats took $60,000 junket to attend Beyonce concert in South Africa
Five members of the Congressional Black Caucus took an official three-day trip to South Africa to be feted as VIPs at a Beyonce and Jay… READ MORE
South Africa’s ANC to Order President Zuma to Quit
South Africa’s ruling African National Congress decided to tell President Jacob Zuma to step down after he refused the top party leadership’s request for him… READ MORE
Local Vote May Spur ANC Policy Shift on South African Economy
South Africa’s most competitive elections since the end of white minority rule in 1994 may force the ruling African National Congress to alter its economic… READ MORE
South Africa’s Zuma defeats impeachment vote
South Africa’s scandal-plagued President Jacob Zuma on Tuesday survived an impeachment vote in parliament launched after the constitutional court ruled he had ignored an order… READ MORE
India asks Syria to end violence
The Times of India
NEW DELHI: India, along withÂ Brazil and South Africa, has told the Syrian government to put an end to violence and reach a peaceful agreement.
Dilip Sinha, India’s additional secretary for international organizations, travelled toÂ Damascuson Wednesday to meet Bashar-al Assad’s government to deliver this message for an early resolution. He met representatives from Brazil andSouth… READ MORE
U.S. issues travel alert for South AfricaWashington (CNN)
— The State Department has issued a travel alert warning U.S. citizens in South Africa to be aware of increased terrorism risks during the World Cup, which starts June 11.
“Large scale public events like the World Cup may present a wide range of attractive targets for terrorists,” the alert said.
“There is a heightened risk that extremist… READ MORE