SOUTH AFRICA'S RULING PARTY TO REMOVE ZUMA AS HEAD OF STATE

SOUTH AFRICA'S RULING ANC PARTY RESOLVED TUESDAY TO OUST SCANDAL-TAINTED PRESIDENT JACOB ZUMA FROM OFFICE AFTER HE REFUSED TO RESIGN, LOCAL MEDIA REPORTED

IN 2008, HIS SUPPORTERS PUSHED OUT THEN-PRESIDENT THABO MBEKI OVER ALLEGATIONS OF ABUSE OF POWER.

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's ruling ANC party resolved Tuesday to oust scandal-tainted President Jacob Zuma from office after he refused to resign, local media reported following marathon closed-door talks.
In 2008, his supporters pushed out then-president Thabo Mbeki over allegations of abuse of power.
As the dramatic power struggle built to a climax, African National Congress chief Cyril Ramaphosa reportedly left the all-night meeting for a face-to-face conversation with Zuma at his official Pretoria residence.

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s ruling ANC party resolved Tuesday to oust scandal-tainted President Jacob Zuma from office after he refused to resign, local media reported following marathon closed-door talks. The...

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