Pushed by Party, South Africa's Scandal-Plagued Zuma May Have to Resign

The  man who sat by Nelson Mandela’s side as they negotiated the end of South Africa’s apartheid regime has gone on to become the most divisive leader in this nation’s short democratic history. But President Jacob Zuma’s never-ending stream of scandals – which include a rape trial, a corruption trial, hundreds upon hundreds of mounting corruption charges, and at least two out-of-wedlock children that Zuma, a polygamist with four known wives, fathered with daughters of political allies – aren't what have finally brought the populist president down. Instead, the 75-year-old's...

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Published By: VOA Africa - Wednesday, 7 February

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