Category: South Africa

13.03.2018

Sudan said on Tuesday that it would host a meeting between foreign and water ministers and heads of intelligence services form Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan on April 4-5 regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). The tripartite meeting was initially […]

15.02.2018

South Africa’s parliament on Thursday elected Cyril Ramaphosa as the country’s new president to replace 75-year-old Jacob Zuma, who resigned on Wednesday night. Ramaphosa, 65, was Zuma’s deputy and leader of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) Party. “I declare […]

14.02.2018

South African President Jacob Zuma announced his resignation late Wednesday following calls from his ruling African National Congress (ANC) party to step down or face a no-confidence vote in Parliament. “I resign as president,” Zuma said in a televised speech […]

21.12.2017

The African National Congress (ANC), the ruling party in South Africa, decided on Wednesday to downsize its embassy in Israel to a liaison office, in response to the American government’s controversial policy changes in the country. Official Palestinian Authority (PA)-owned […]