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Jacob Zuma to face corruption trial

South Africa's National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has announced that the country's former president Jacob Zuma would be facing corruption charges and stand trial subsequently.

South Africa’s panty-less dancer deported by Zambia

Zambian authorities deported controversial South African dancer Zodwa Wabantu on Saturday after authorities vowed she would not be allowed to perform because she dances without underwear, the dancer's promoter said.

Gupta family properties raided by Indian tax officials

Indian tax inspectors raided on Tuesday premises of the Gupta family at the centre of a corruption scandal involving South Africa’s former president, Jacob Zuma, on suspicion they were bringing money into their native country, an official…

South Africa: Deadly listeria traced to processed meat

South Africans were told on Sunday not to consume ready-to-eat processed meat as the government identified the source of a listeria outbreak that has killed 180 people as a cold meat product made by the country’s biggest consumer foods…

SA economy to receive a lift after cabinet reshuffle

Confidence in South Africa’s economy will get a boost after Monday’s cabinet reshuffle by President Cyril Ramaphosa returned trusted hands to crucial budget-related ministries, a Reuters poll showed on Thursday.