South Africa, Nationwide Protests Against President Jacob Zuma

Jacob Zuma, 2009 World Economic Forum on Africa-9

Johannesburg (dpa) – Crowds were gathering in South Africa’s main cities Friday for nationwide demonstrations to call on President Jacob Zuma to resign. “The jobs are not there,” one Johannesburg demonstrator told the broadcaster eNCA, while another complained that “the economy is collapsing.” In the administrative capital Pretoria, protesters waving South African flags chanted: “Zuma must…