Five police officers and a soldier have been shot dead during a raid on their station in South Africa's Eastern Cape province.
Three officers were killed instantly when the armed robbers burst into the police station in Ngcobo, Umtata, and opened fire early this morning, according to a statement released by the South African Government News Agency.
France condemns Equatorial Guinea for protecting Obiang
France has accused Equatorial Guinea of abusing the legal process by trying to get the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague to intervene in a case against the son of the African country's long-standing leader.
South Africa's ANC decides to remove Zuma as head of state
South Africa's ruling ANC party ended marathon closed-door talks early yesterday morning resolving to remove the scandal-tainted Jacob Zuma as head of state after he refused to resign, local media reported.
The party's powerful 107-member national executive committee (NEC) met for 13 hours at a hotel outside Pretoria, and decided it would "recall" Zuma from his job as national president.