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Nelson Mandela, 20th century colossus, dies at 95

...years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died. He was 95. South African President Jacob Zuma made the announcement at a news conference late Thursday, saying "we've lost our greatest son." His death closed the final...
Miners charged in deaths of 34 killed by police

...The decision to charge the miners comes under an arcane Roman-Dutch common purpose law, and it suggests President Jacob Zuma's government wants to shift blame for the killings from police to the striking miners.Firebrand politician Julius Malema...
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Mandela's mortality is South Africa's fear in 2008.Mbeki's successor, Jacob Zuma, came into office in 2009 tainted by leadership _ from Mandela to Mbeki to Zuma _ it is small wonder that people began...nationally televised address. Similarly, Zuma will either retain his post as leader of...
SA miners sign deal to end 5-week strike

...economy and, according to President Jacob Zuma, costing the country at least $500 million...nation on Earth, and raised questions about Zuma's leadership just as he prepares for...Party. The alliance was fractured over Zuma's continued leadership even before the...
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The many sides of March

...made-up Madonna-wannabe who's married to some pretty boy British alterna-pop star with two children named Kingston and Zuma. Now, March plays into other wholly non-zoological aphorisms as well. There are, of course, the Ides of March, of which...
A note of thanks to two coaches

...summer travels. In addition to learning how to win basketball games, we learned how to ride the waves on our boogie boards at Zuma Beach in Malibu, Calif. We came to understand the value of money when we bought our $12 dresses at Target. Our team became...
Working to end impunity for rape president of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, stood trial on rape charges in 2006...with references to tradition and culture. Zuma testified that his accuser had signaled...sexual encounter once a woman is aroused. Zuma was acquitted, but regardless of the outcome...
Outside editorial: A real rival in South Africa?

...president (but not yet as president of South Africa), Jacob Zuma, threatens to be even worse. He has been dogged for years power for supporters of Mbeki who lost their influence when Zuma took control. Either way, meaningful multiparty politics are...
Outside editorial: Rogue democrat: South Africa's Mbeki sides with Mugabe

...president of Mbeki's own African National Congress, Jacob Zuma, has distanced himself from the Zimbabwe posture, as have the party's secretary general and treasurer. Mr. Zuma defeated Mr. Mbeki in a party election in December and is the...


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