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Old South Africa flag banned for ‘gratuitous’ display, called symbol of ‘a crime against humanity’ – The Washington Post

Flying an apartheid-era flag in South Africa is now considered a crime under most circumstances, according to a ruling from the nation’s Equality Court. In a firmly worded decision filed Wednesday, Judge Phineas Mojapelo ruled that “gratuitous” display of the Old Flag — a symbol of white-supremacist rule in South …

Will Zuma testimony help South Africa’s fight against corruption? | South Africa News | Al Jazeera

The former president is appearing before a high-profile commission of inquiry into corruption during his time in office. Cape Town, South Africa – On Monday, after almost a year of explosive hearings, former South African president Jacob Zuma has finally appeared before a high-profile commission of inquiry looking into the alleged rampant state corruption he presided …