South African President Jacob Zuma survived a no-confidence vote on Thursday, after the anti-graft watchdog called in a report for a judicial inquiry into allegations of influence-peddling in the government.
The DA needed 201 votes for the motion to pass - the final vote was 126 for the motion, and 214 against, 1 person abstained, and 58 people did not vote.
The opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) had moved a motion of no confidence on Zuma who is facing corruption allegations.
South African President Jacob Zuma listening to a speaker during the second sitting of the session of the fifth national house of traditional leaders at Tshwane Council Chambers in Pretoria.
"President Zuma's brand of corruption, economic mismanagement and lies can no longer continue to exist alongside the project of building a better South Africa for all", DA leader, Mmusi Maimane, said in a statement. "I know that there are men and women in these ANC benches who want to do the right thing".
Last week, that anti-Zuma group had mobilised thousands of civic activists, trade unionists and even businesspeople for a march in Pretoria to demand Zuma's resignation.
The report showed that President Zuma was implicated in illegal activities related to the favourable treatment of the Gupta family.
The ANC, which has ruled since the first post-apartheid elections in 1994, has seen its popularity dive, with local polls in August delivering its worst-ever result.
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South Korea's trade ministry held an emergency meeting to review prospects of US trade policies after the presidential elections. Asian shares have also shed early gains, tumbling Wednesday as Donald Trump gained the lead in the electoral vote count.
The global force is flying dozens of sorties in the region in support of a USA -backed push by Syrian Kurdish forces on Raqqa. The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), which Washington is supporting in the assault, denied the civilian deaths.
Shares of HCA Holdings Inc., the nation's largest hospital company, were down 12% Wednesday afternoon from the prior day's close. And Trump has repeatedly promised throughout his campaign that he is committed to covering everybody.
Trump has also been highlighting tidbits of information from emails related to Clinton that were released by WikiLeaks. As is the case across the country, Clinton has more than doubled the amount of money that Trump has on the air here.
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Lady Gaga protested outside New York City's Trump Tower after Donald Trump's shocking upset in this year's presidential election. As such, Gaga's all-white look goes way beyond the obvious and touches on some major historical feminist trends.
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The deadliest attack took place in the city of Samarra, 60 miles north of Baghdad, which is home to a major Shiite shrine. Investigators on Tuesday began their probe of the site, located near an agricultural school in the town of Hamam al-Alil.
Clinton conceded to Trump in a phone call at about 2:30 a.m. but put off her concession speech until late Wednesday morning. Clinton won big in states that Democrats usually win and closed the gap in big states that Democrats usually lose.
And while he has mostly shed that persona while analyzing this year's election, he has been a comforting presence in the face of so much anxiety and tumult.
Trump Returns To Iowa Sunday With Big Lead in New Poll
They go Clinton by 51-43 percent, leaving it closer among the two-thirds yet to vote when these interviews were completed. Women and millennials in Virginia favor Clinton while Trump is mostly backed by white men in the state, the poll states.
Trump victory sets off protests in California, Oregon
On the La Jolla campus of University of California - San Diego , about 500 students and chanted Trump's name with an expletive. Police detain a protester marching against president-elect Donald Trump in Oakland , California, U.S., November 9, 2016 .
Voters face machine problems, long lines in some states
Officials with Election Protection said they had received about 63 reports of possible intimidation from callers in Pennsylvania. Despite little evidence to support his claims, Trump again suggested that the election might not be on the up-and-up.
Martin Shkreli Debuts Secret Wu-Tang Album After Trump Win
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MLB Gold Glove Award Snubs
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Transcript: Donald Trump Speaks At Victory Rally
She left Slovenia in the early 1990s to pursue an global modelling career, dropping out of university in her freshman year. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gestures to supporters as he leaves the stage with his wife Melania.
Obama recalls Janet Reno as American original
Upon leaving office Reno, a Florida native, unsuccessfully ran for governor in 2002 but lost in the Democratic party primary. She became the longest-serving attorney general of the 20th century and was at the centre of several political crises.