Richard Calland

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Friday, 10 May 2019

Ramaphosa saves the ANC’s bacon but this could be its last chance

The African National Congress (ANC) will govern South Africa for another five years. But this sixth victory of the democratic …

By Richard Calland

Thursday, 15 February 2018

Zuma's reign is over - it's time to rebuild South Africa

The Zuma years are over. He kept fighting almost to the very end. But South Africa’s scandal-ridden President Jacob Zuma …

By Richard Calland

Wednesday, 9 August 2017

No confidence vote: a victory for Zuma, but a defeat for the ANC

Jacob Zuma is a natural born political survivor. Yesterday South Africa’s president overcame an eighth no confidence vote, despite the mountain of …

By Richard Calland