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South African President Jacob Zuma Is Reportedly Facing A Recall

His presidency was fraught with scandal.
Posted at 2:27 PM, Feb 15, 2018

Jacob Zuma, the president of South Africa, will reportedly be recalled after he refused his party's request to resign voluntarily.

Zuma's presidency has been fraught with with scandal, controversial political appointments and policies that have left economic growth relatively low.

There's been speculation in South Africa that Zuma could refuse to step down. If he does, the country's parliament will likely have to intervene.

Additional reporting from Newsy affiliate CNN.