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Summary.     Click for More > ANC to name Motlanthe as successor 11 ministers resign Motlanthe elected president Zimbabwe rivals 'must compromise' Tsvangirai rejects compromise offer South Africa faces cholera emergency
Scandal-hit Interpol chief quits Outcry in SA over 'racist' video Thousands flee violence ANC 'dismayed' by Zimbabwe crisis Mandela condemns Mugabe 'failure' Tutu urges Zimbabwe intervention Mbeki in Harare for crisis talks  Thabo Mbeki has held talks with President Robert Mugabe and members of a breakaway opposition faction. Tsvangirai declined to meet Mbeki Zimbabwe rival parties hold talks   Mandela at 90 issues call for poor  Nelson Mandela, the man credited with ending apartheid in S. Africa, has marked his 90th birthday by calling for the rich to do more for the... Supporters rally for ANC leader Defiant Zuma fights corruption charges Summit to target Zimbabwe crisis Protesters greet Mugabe at summit Summit ends in Zimbabwe stalemate   Zimbabwe's ruling party and opposition have been unable to reach a power-sharing agreement at a summit of Southern African leaders   Judge throws out Zuma charges Map of Pietermaritzburg South Africa  A judge has ruled that the prosecution against African National Congress President Jacob Zuma was invalid President Mbeki 'to quit' Mbeki resigns as president
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Peacemaker Tutu slams Kenya elite Scandal-hit Interpol chief quits  Jackie Selebi's resignation follows his suspension as South Africa's national police commissioner Outcry in SA over 'racist' video  Several white students face criminal charges after allegedly forcing black campus employees to eat food that had been urinated on Trevor Immelman wins Masters S Africa joins Zimbabwe vote call Zimbabwe weapons ship heads to Anglola Zuma: Zimbabwe crisis at critical level 'Anti-foreigner' violence kills 22   Thousands flee violence  Police armed with rubber bullets were patrolling neighborhoods to quell a recent spree of violence aimed at foreigners 'Necklace' lynching returns Death toll climbs in violence S Africa to set up refugee camps Group wraps 1,800-mile anti-malaria trip Food crisis destroys progress in Africa ANC 'dismayed' by Zimbabwe crisis  The governing party has accused the Zimbabwean government of 'riding roughshod' over democracy and said a fair election is not possible   Mandela condemns Mugabe 'failure'   Former South African leader has added his voice to the growing international condemnation of the political violence in Zimbabwe Mandela joins stars at gig Tutu urges Zimbabwe intervention  The former Cape Town archbishop Desmond Tutu has urged the international community to intervene in Zimbabwe, by force if necessary Mandela off U.S. terrorism watch lists Mbeki in Harare for crisis talks


January 2008 ... more > Top ^
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Jan.8  Zuma to run in election
Jan.11  Interpol's head 'to be charged'
 Zuma to urge ANC unity at rally
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Jan.22  Tourists trapped in cable cars
Jan.25  Power cuts spark World Cup fears
Jan.30  Zimbabweans detained in S. Africa raid


February 2008 ... more > Top ^
Feb.25  S Africa to allow elephant cull
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Feb.29  Two more sorry for 'urine' video


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Mar.24  Mining forces out thousands


April 2008 ... more > Top ^
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Apr.16  Mbeki defends record on Zimbabwe
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May 2008 ... more > Top ^
May.16  'Blade Runner' wins Olympic appeal
May.18  Deadly clashes in Johannesburg
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May.21  Mbeki deploys army to stop killings
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May.23  Violence spreads to Cape Town
May.24  Protest against anti-foreigner violence
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  Thabo Mbeki has held talks with President Robert Mugabe and members of a breakaway opposition faction. Tsvangirai declined to meet Mbeki
Jul.10   Zimbabwe rival parties hold talks  Zimbabwe ruling Zanu-PF party and both factions of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change have begun talks Jul.17 Mandela celebrates 90th birthday Jul.18     Mandela at 90 issues call for poor
  Nelson Mandela, the man credited with ending apartheid in S. Africa, has marked his 90th birthday by calling for the rich to do more for the poor.    His predecessor as president, FW de Klerk, described ...


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Aug.2  Smith's ton gives Proteas historic win Aug.4     Supporters rally for ANC leader  Supporters of Jacob Zuma have rallied as he appeared at a court hearing on corruption charges     Defiant Zuma fights corruption charges   Lawyers for president of the African National Congress urged judges to declare Zuma's prosecution on corruption charges unlawful Aug.5 Judge delays ruling on Jacob Zuma Aug.15   Summit to target Zimbabwe crisis
Map of Johannesburg South Africa  Southern African leaders are set to start a 2-day summit, with hopes that stalled talks on Zimbabwe's power-sharing may resume Aug.16     Protesters greet Mugabe at summit   African leaders gathered for a weekend summit as hundreds protested nearby, angry at the inclusion of Zimbabwean President Aug.17   Summit ends in Zimbabwe stalemate Map of Johannesburg South Africa
  Zimbabwe's ruling party and opposition have been unable to reach a power-sharing agreement at a summit of Southern African leaders


September 2008 ... more > Top ^
Sep.6 Tutu: Church obsessed with gays
Sep.8 Mbeki tries to resolve Zimbabwe deadlock Sep.12     Judge throws out Zuma charges Map of Pietermaritzburg South Africa
  A judge has ruled that the prosecution against African National Congress President Jacob Zuma was invalid
 The judge is clearing the way for him to contest the presidential election early next year. Zuma was facing charges of corruption, fraud and money laundering relating to a multi-billion dollar 1999 arms deal
Sep.13  'Blade Runner' claims 2nd Paralympic gold Sep.19 President Mbeki lashes out at critics ANC in talks over Mbeki's future Sep.20   President Mbeki 'to quit'  President Thabo Mbeki agreed to resign, clearing the way for his longtime political rival, Jacob Zuma, to run for the office next spring Sep.21   Mbeki resigns as president
  Thabo Mbeki has formally resigned, a day after accepting a call by the governing African National Congress to resign
 In a TV address, Mr Mbeki said he had submitted a letter of resignation to the National Assembly
Sep.22   ANC to name Motlanthe as successor  Ruling African National Congress party is to name deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe as the successor to President Mbeki Sep.23   11 ministers resign  President Thabo Mbeki prepares to leave office. The resignations includes Finance Minister Manuel and Defense Minister Lekota Sep.25   Motlanthe elected president  Parliament chose the deputy president of the ruling ANC party, Kgalema Motlanthe, as interim president to replace outgoing President Mbeki

October 2008 ... more > Top ^
Oct.8 ANC party faces possible split
Oct.12 Mbeki seeks to save Zimbabwe deal

November 2008 ... more > Top ^
Nov.8 Zimbabwe in 'make or break' talks
Nov.9   Zimbabwe rivals 'must compromise'  A summit of southern African leaders has told Zimbabwe's parties they must reach a compromise to break the country's political deadlock   Tsvangirai rejects compromise offer  After weeks of deadlocked talks over a power-sharing agreement, a mediating group asked both sides to co-manage the police ministry Nov.15 Hundreds bid farewell to Makeba Nov.21 Teen gets 4 life terms for racist murders

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Dec.1 S. Africa ends decade of denial on AIDS
Dec.11     South Africa faces cholera emergency   Limpopo province has declared a health emergency after more than 600 refugees from Zimbabwe arrived with cases of cholera Dec.15 New party to challenge ANC rule Dec.23 Tutu accuses S Africa over Mugabe Dec.30  South Africa wrap up series win