Per a land audit report, white farmers in the country still own 72 percent of the farms. Full Story
"This original sin that was committed when our country was colonized must be resolved,” said newly-elected South African President Cyril Ramaphosa.Full Story
Ramaphosa, won against his sole rival, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. She is a former cabinet minister and the ex-wife of President Jacob Zuma.
South Africa's African National Congress, or ANC, will elect a leader to succeed President Jacob Zuma as head of the 105-year-old liberation movement.
The party of Nelson Mandela has ruled since the end of apartheid in Africa's most industrialized economy, but has faced a series of scandals and corruption allegations involving Zuma, the ANC's current leader.
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and former cabinet minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma were the only candidates nominated for the leadership.