Cyril Ramaphosa has been elected as the new party leader of the African National Congress following a fiercely contested election.
After a year of political scandals, poor economic performance and ratings downgrades, does 2018 hold anything better for South Africa?
South African President Jacob Zuma has for the eighth time survived a vote of no confidence in his leadership. What next for the divided nation?
As Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma launches her candidacy for the presidency, her former husband could prove more of a liability than an asset.
The AU’s new commission chief, Chad’s Moussa Faki Mahamat, is seen as a potential boost for security efforts across the continent.