Corruption gnawing at the heart of South Africa’s ruling ANC party

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Corruption gnawing at the heart of South Africa’s ruling ANC party” – below is their description.

The Secretary General of South Africa’s ruling ANC party, Ace Magashule, has been charged with multiple counts of fraud, money laundering and corruption. He is accused of embezzling tens of millions of euros during his time as the premier of Free State province. This is one of the biggest corruption scandals ever to involve the party of Nelson Mandela. Our South Africa correspondents visited Free State, one of the poorest provinces in the country, to better understand the allegations against Magashule.

FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

About This Source - FRANCE 24 English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from France 24. France 24 is a French state-owned international news television network based in Paris.

Recent from FRANCE 24 English:

  • Sudan says failed coup linked to ousted regime • FRANCE 24 English
  • Re-elected Trudeau underscores ‘clear mandate to get through this pandemic’ • FRANCE 24 English
  • EU ministers voice ‘solidarity’ with France on submarine deal, says Borrell • FRANCE 24 English
  • In This Story: France

    France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.

    6 Recent Items: France

  • Sudan says failed coup linked to ousted regime • FRANCE 24 English
  • Re-elected Trudeau underscores ‘clear mandate to get through this pandemic’ • FRANCE 24 English
  • EU ministers voice ‘solidarity’ with France on submarine deal, says Borrell • FRANCE 24 English
  • Canada’s main opposition party concedes defeat after PM Trudeau wins third term • FRANCE 24
  • ‘Is America back?’: EU backs France in sub dispute at UN General Assembly • FRANCE 24 English
  • US to end travel bans for vaccinated passengers • FRANCE 24 English
  • In This Story: South Africa

    South Africa is a country on the southernmost tip of the African continent, marked by several distinct ecosystems. Inland safari destination Kruger National Park is populated by big game. The Western Cape offers beaches, lush winelands around Stellenbosch and Paarl, craggy cliffs at the Cape of Good Hope, forest and lagoons along the Garden Route, and the city of Cape Town, beneath flat-topped Table Mountain.

    2 Recent Items: South Africa

  • Greta Thunberg Announces Next ‘Big Global Climate Strike’
  • Unbelievably Quick Thinking!
  • Leave a Comment

    We don't require your email address now, just your name. BUT, if you do add it, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.