South Africa President Jacob Zuma has has resigned.
Announcing his resignation on Wednesday night, Zuma stated, “The ANC should never be divided in my name. I have therefor come to the decision to resign as president of the republic, with immediate effect.”
On 12, February, the African National Congress (ANC) National Executive Committee held meetings behind closed doors at Irene, outside Pretoria.
New ANC boss Cyril Ramphosa had promised to bring the matter on Zuma to a conclusion.