Grace Mugabe is accused of assaulting a young woman with an extension cord after the woman visited two of the Mugabe sons at a Johannesburg hotel.
McGowan was kidnapped along with a Swede and Dutch national, both of whom have already been released.
Zille, the former leader of the opposition, has been forced to apologize after tweeting that colonialism was not entirely bad.
Africa's most advanced economy has fallen into recession for the first time in eight years, and pundits are blaming the president.
The lions were found with their heads, skin, tails and feet removed after an attack by poachers.
Penuel Mnguni said he realized the practice of feeding snakes was "not scriptural" after listening to millionaire pastor T. B. Joshua.
The embattled leader has faced a barrage of accusations of graft after a massive email leak.
A leak of more than 100,000 emails showed that the Guptas, friends of Zuma, hold significant influence over the awarding of government contracts.
Mmusi Maimane traveled to Zambia on Thursday to attend the trial of the country's embattled opposition leader, but says he was "assaulted" and turned back upon arrival.
Invoking an apartheid era law to escape accountability is a misguided move that will ask far more questions of the president than it avoids.
"She is bold and you can't fool her," Zuma said about Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, his wife for 16 years.
The discovery of ancient human remains in an important cave site in South Africa raises major questions about the evolution of our direct ancestors, Homo sapiens.
The pair are accused of throwing the 16-year-old from a moving vehicle after catching him stealing sunflowers.
South Africa's state-run power firm supplies a fifth of its neighbor's daily electricity needs.
F.W. de Klerk said that he was "deeply disappointed" in the scandal-dogged leader.
The country's former energy minister secretly signed an agreement with Russia's state nuclear firm in 2014.
If she had stayed, she says, "probably by now I'd be dead and buried."
The artist said that the painting depicts Zuma's "molesting" of South Africa.
Two of the three major ratings agencies have downgraded South Africa to junk status; only Moody's has not, yet.
Zuma turned 75 on Wednesday.
The image shows President Zuma and the Gupta family abusing a woman who represents the country.
Zuma recently fired his popular finance minister, sparking widespread criticism and a credit downgrade for South Africa.
An international ban on trading rhino horn remains in place.
Gigaba has promised to radically transform South Africa's economy, after its credit rating was just downgraded to junk status.
Helen Zille tweeted that colonialism wasn't entirely bad and suggested she saw it as bringing some benefits.
The president fired his popular finance minister to widespread criticism.