An internal report implicates Maimane as the mastermind in a plan to rid the party of its white leaders, thereby alienating white voters
In his run for the post of party leader, John Steenhuisen says he will respect any outcome.
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Theresa May’s resilience has been remarkable. But it is also finite
The current crisis in British politics is significant for countries like South Africa where a change in electoral systems is needed
Britains’s decision to leave the EU three years ago has become a study in political chaos that few could have predicted then
Here are the milestones on Britain’s rocky road out of the European Union after 46 years
Senior Tory dubbed the flamboyant face of Brexit becomes third minister to walk out over Theresa May’s ‘soft’ Brexit plan
In January, Nigeria signed a deal with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on asset recovery
The departure of Nigel Farage removes one of the most effective anti-EU campaigners from the debate about how to sever Britain’s ties with the EU.
The unforeseen decision to leave the EU may not have detrimental effects on Africa — or could it?
David Cameron’s trip comes amid deep political uncertainty in Britain after he failed to convince Britons to vote to remain in the EU.
Voting begins today, after months of continuous campaigning from the ‘Remain’ and the ‘Leave’ sides, and the results should be in on Friday morning.
President Buhari’s anti-corruption plans have gone down a treat, but is there too much on his plate?
British PM has published his tax returns following the leak of the Panama Papers that linked him to his father’s offshore investment account.
Hundreds of protesters gathered outside British Prime Minister David Cameron’s 10 Downing Street home on Saturday to demand his resignation.
The prime minister stressed that no government had done more to fight tax evasion in the United Kingdom and at international level than his had.
The leaked papers have revealed the hidden offshore assets of celebrities and world leaders, including Lionel Messi and aides to Vladimir Putin.
David Cameron wins vote by a majority of 174, but Britain is a bit-part player and it’ll make little difference to the wider picture.
Cameron’s real basis for handouts is not altruism or slavery guilt, but a bid to regain relevance and geopolitical capital in the Caribbean.
South African academic Na’eem Jeenah has fallen foul of Islamophobic bureaucrats in the UK.
Greece faces a week of urgent diplomacy to free up bailout aid and avert a potential default as world leaders press for a resolution to the standoff.
Protesters threw bottles, cans and smoke bombs at riot police in London on Saturday in a demonstration against the re-election of David Cameron.
Prime Minister David Cameron won a stunning election victory in Britain, leaving his Labour opponents in tatters.
Britons will vote in the closest general election for a generation, but they could wait days for a new government as politicians battle to take power.
By the time you read this, it will be clear if Britain will have another Tory coalition government. But who really holds the power strings in Britain?
Britons head to the polls for an unpredictable election that could usher in a fragmented government and even force another election this year.
As the Conservatives lag at the polls, the UK prime minister warns of economic doom if Labour wins.
Several leaders, including US President Barack Obama, will visit Saudi Arabia’s new King Salman after the death of his predecessor, King Abdullah.
The encryption genie is out of its bottle to give people back their privacy, but this is frightening world governments, writes Alistair Fairweather.
The presidency says reports that Jacob Zuma cancelled his UK trip because David Cameron declined to meet with him are "incorrect and mischievous".
President Jacob Zuma has cancelled a second trip to the UK after being declined by Prime Minister David Cameron, not because of a scheduling conflict.