Pretoria, Aug 20 – South African Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training Mduduzi Manana has resigned after allegations that he beat a woman at a Johannesburg nightclub last weekend, media reported on Sunday. Manana will, however, stay the member of parliament from the ruling African National Congress party, Xinhua news agency reported.
South Africa has not decided whether to grant diplomatic immunity to Zimbabwe's first lady after she was accused of assaulting a young model at a luxury hotel in Johannesburg, the government said Saturday. Local media reported that Grace Mugabe was expected to attend a regional summit with her husband in South Africa's capital, Pretoria, in what would be her first public appearance since the alleged assault Sunday night.
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