South Africa


Zimbabwe: The case of the invisible company

As the economy struggles, the Central Bank reports losing $500 million to tax havens in 2015 alone. And at platinum mining firm, Zimplats, implicated in the Mossack Fonseca leaks, they can’t find one of their consultants. Ray Choto has the story.

Will Zuma survive?

Last December, President Jacob Zuma embarked on a series of ill-advised cabinet reshuffles that have shaken South African politics to their core and sent the economy into freefall.

Zimbabwe: the Mugabe ‘succession’

President Robert Mugabe has always maintained that when the time comes, Zanu-PF will elect his successor. But he has shied away from announcing an heir.