12 Things You Didn’t Know About Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma

Written by Keren Mikva

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has long been in the forefront of South African politics, working in every administration since 1994 and currently serving as chairwoman of the African Union. She has been a major player on both the domestic and international stage for decades, and was integral in the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa. As her ex husband, President Jacob Zuma faces calls for his resignation over multiple scandals, Dlamini-Zuma’s name has come up time and again as a possible future leader.

Sources: Mail&Guardian, African Union, Times Live, CAF Online, Daily Maverick