Jacob Zuma — South African Statesman born on April 12, 1942,

Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma, GCB is the President of South Africa,elected by parliament following his party's victory in the 2009 general election. He was reelected in the 2014 election... (wikipedia)

Africa suffered under European dominance for centuries.
When I joined the ANC, I never thought I would be anything. In no way, did I say, 'One day I could be the president. I think I am good material for the presidency.' Not at all.
As a citizen of this country, I've got to be honest to the people of South Africa.
Criminality is always the result of poverty. Countries that experience such a fundamental change as we have - we had the apartheid regime and must now develop a multicultural democracy - must necessarily pass through a phase of high crime rates.
There is no cloud above my head - there is not even a mist.