SA congratulates Zimbabwe president as others criticise poll

(BBC) South Africa, Russia and China have congratulated Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa following his controversial election win over the weekend. Meanwhile, the US added its voice to growing criticism of last week’s general election which the opposition described as a “fraud”. The US government said there was systemic bias against the opposition and highlighted credible

BRICS to expand to 11 countries from next January

(BBC) Iran, Argentina, Egypt, Ethiopia, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates will be joining BRICS from 1 January next year, South Africa’s president has said. The debate over expanding the BRICS bloc – made up of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa – has topped the agenda at the summit in Johannesburg. There

South Africa not withdrawing from ICC – Presidency

(BBC) The South African presidency has clarified statements from President Cyril Ramaphosa that the country would be exiting the International Criminal Court (ICC). During a state visit by the Finnish President on Tuesday, Mr. Ramaphosa said that the governing African National Congress (ANC) had resolved to quit the ICC over “unfair treatment”. However, the presidency
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