Big Protests in South Africa Force Ramaphosa to End London Visit

Big Protests in South Africa Force Ramaphosa to End London Visit

[Read More: How Mandela’s Political Heirs Grow Rich Off Corruption.] Mr. Ramaphosa had been in London to attend a gathering of leaders of the Commonwealth nations, which South Africa rejoined in 1994 when a democratic authorities was elected after the autumn of white-minority rule. The journey, which included conferences with Queen Elizabeth II and Prime […]

South Africa to Investigate 2 A.N.C. Officials in Farm Corruption Case

South Africa to Investigate 2 A.N.C. Officials in Farm Corruption Case

But till now, the authorities haven’t targeted on A.N.C. officers who had been central to the corruption that has thrived in recent times. Mr. Ramaphosa, who grew to become get together chief by a slim margin in December and is coping with deep divisions inside his get together, has thus far proven little urge for […]

$21 Million in Assets Seized in South African Corruption Inquiry

$21 Million in Assets Seized in South African Corruption Inquiry

Photo Members of the South African Asset Forfeiture Unit and different regulation enforcement businesses arriving to go looking the Gupta household compound in Johannesburg on Monday. Credit Agence France-Presse — Getty Images JOHANNESBURG — Law enforcement officers raided the compound of a household near former President Jacob Zuma of South Africa on Monday as a […]

‘They Eat Money’: How Mandela’s Political Heirs Grow Rich Off Corruption

‘They Eat Money’: How Mandela’s Political Heirs Grow Rich Off Corruption

“We were happy,” Mr. Ncongwane stated, including, in hindsight, “although we were happy for a crook.” In 2012, Mr. Zwane and agricultural division officers arrived in Vrede to advertise the dairy farm mission. Flanked by the council speaker, Roseline Zwane, generally known as Topsy — who occurred to be his spouse — and by his […]

Northrop Grumman Blamed for Loss of Mysterious Zuma Spy Satellite

Northrop Grumman Blamed for Loss of Mysterious Zuma Spy Satellite

The Falcon 9 rocket blasts off with the doomed Zuma satellite tv for pc on board, January 7, 2018.Photo: SpaceX (Flickr) The lack of a multi-billion-dollar satellite this past January is being attributed to engineering and testing errors made by aerospace and protection agency Northrop Grumman Corporation, based on a just lately concluded investigation. As […]

WSJ: SpaceX to not blame for 'Zuma' spy satellite tv for pc catastrophe

It’s nonetheless unclear what occurred to Zuma after launch, but it surely seems as if the satellite tv for pc did not separate from the second stage of the rocket. Normally, the sort of difficulty would be SpaceX’s responsibility, however apparently Northrop Grumman insisted on a proprietary payload adapter that failed in area. According to […]

Jacob Zuma Appears in Court for South Africa Corruption Trial

Jacob Zuma Appears in Court for South Africa Corruption Trial

Last month, nationwide prosecutors introduced that corruption expenses associated to the arms deal can be reinstated towards Mr. Zuma nearly a decade after they have been dropped. After his court docket look, a pugnacious Mr. Zuma addressed 1000’s of supporters gathered close to the courthouse. Flanked by spiritual leaders on a stage, Mr. Zuma, talking […]