Former President Zuma Corruption Allegations
South Africa's former President, Jacob Zuma is facing corruption allegations involving his relationship with the Gupta family which was accused of influencing cabinet appointments and illegal state contracts. @MatubateleSUR
South Africa: Former President Jacob Zuma Appears Before Inquiry
FTS News Bits | Former South African President, Jacob Zuma has appeared before an inquiry to answer corruption allegations. @MatubateleSUR
South Africa Fights for Drinking Water Access
South Africa's government is grappling with issues surrounding access to drinking water, a problem many communities face. @MatubateleSUR reports.
The Fight for South Africa's Public Broadcaster to Stay on Air
FTS News Bits | @MatubateleSUR has the story of how South Africa's public broadcaster, SABC, is struggling to stay on the air.
A Look Back at the 1976 Soweto Uprising in South Africa
FTS News Bits | As #SouthAfrica celebrates #YouthMonth, our special contributor @mpholakaje tracked down student leaders from the 1976 Soweto Uprising, to discuss those mass demonstrations against the implementation of Afrikaans as the official language ...
Joe Slovo Was Founder Of The Umkhonto We Sizwe
Snapshot | Joe Slovo was founder of the Umkhonto we Sizwe the armed wing of the African National Congress (ANC) Party and the general secretary of South Africa’s Communist Party, his activism had a great ...
South Africa's Ramaphosa Sworn In As President
Anglophone Crisis In Cameroon
FTS News Bits | The United Nations is starting to pay attention to the anglophone crisis in #Cameroon, a conflict that has pitted the country's english-speaking regions against a government dominated by french speakers. Our ...
South African General Elections Closed
FTS News Bits | South Africa's general election ended with the ruling ANC being declared winner. We were joined live by local political analyst Imraam Buccus who explained more.
Final Results in South Africa's General Election
The ruling African National Congress has pledged to correct its mistakes following its win. Some smaller parties increased their vote share, and the election was conducted with relatively few problems. Our correspondent in Pretoria, Matuba ...