Ramaphosa calls on churches to ‘crack the whip’ if ANC strays from its mandate

19 April 2019, 6:34 PM
ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on churches to confront the ruling party if it deviates from its core values.
Mmusi Maimane
Maimane urges Chatsworth residents to vote for change 19 April 2019, 5:10 PM

Maimane is in KwaZulu-Natal on his party's election trail.

ANC confident of victory in Gauteng 19 April 2019, 5:00 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) in Gauteng says it believes it will win the province outright in the upcoming elections.

Motsoeneng campaigns in Bloemfontein 19 April 2019, 4:51 PM

The leader of African Content Movement (ACM), Hlaudi Motsoeneng has received a warm welcome at the African Methodist Episcopal Church in Thaba 'Nchu east of Bloemfontein.

Sihle Zikalala and Cyril Ramaphosa at Methodist church in KZN.
Ramaphosa to address Methodist church in KZN 19 April 2019, 11:44 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected address congregants at the Methodist Church in KwaNzimande near Port Edward in the KwaZulu-Natal  (KZN)south coast during a Good Friday service.

King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo
Contralesa welcomes recommendation to pardon AbaThembu king 19 April 2019, 8:31 AM

The Congress of Traditional Leaders of South Africa (Contralesa) has welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa's decision to receive Justice Minister Michael Masutha's recommendation to pardon AbaThembu king Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo.

ATM gains new members in E Cape 18 April 2019, 8:50 PM

Former EFF Member of Parliament Zolile Xhalisa, and Eastern Cape's Mbizana local municipality ex-mayor, Zoliswa Busuku, have joined the new African Transformation Movement party.

Narius Moloto
PAC campaigns in Limpopo 18 April 2019, 8:37 PM

PAC President, Narius Moloto, has taken his election campaign to Ga-Mothiba outside Polokwane in Limpopo.

Election Deabte livestream logo
WATCH: The Full View Election Debate 18 April 2019, 7:13 PM

With just 19 days to the National and Provincial elections, The Full View election debate focuses on the crucial Youth Vote.

IEC vote poster
New Nation Movement calls for May elections to be postponed 18 April 2019, 6:24 PM

The New Nation Movement is calling for the May 8 elections to be postponed.

King Dalindyebo
Presidency denies Dalindyebo’s possible release is electioneering 18 April 2019, 5:22 PM

The office of the President has denied that the possible release of AbaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo from prison is part of electioneering.

Best way to revive rural economy is through agriculture: NAPF 18 April 2019, 4:16 PM

National People's Front (NAPF) leader, Bheki Gumbi says the best way to revive the rural economy is through agriculture.

SABC has no plans to host debate between Ramaphosa, Maimane 18 April 2019, 4:10 PM

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) says it has no plans to host a debate between ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa and DA leader Mmusi Maimane.

Mmusi Maimane outside the Union Buildings
Maimane to submit evidence against Ramaphosa to Public Protector 18 April 2019, 2:38 PM

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says he'll be submitting evidence to the Public Protector on President Cyril Ramaphosa's non-disclosure of declaration of interests.

Is SA ready for electronic voting? 18 April 2019, 2:27 PM

SAfm's Sunrise programme explores if  South Africa is ready to roll out electronic voting.

King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo
Presidency receives recommendations to pardon King Dalindyebo 18 April 2019, 11:20 AM

The Office of the Presidency has confirmed that President Cyril Ramaphosa has received a recommendation from Justice Minister Michael Masutha to pardon King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo.

DA, IEC to meet over De Lille apology ruling 18 April 2019, 8:07 AM

DA Leader Mmusi Maimane says they will be meeting with the Independent Electoral Commission to discuss the ruling that the party should apologise to GOOD Party leader Patricia de Lille. 

Solly Msimang
DA calls for removal of some candidates on ANC list 17 April 2019, 9:12 PM

The DA has escalated its objection to the ANC's list for Parliament and Provincial Legislature's candidates.

Bantu Holomisa
Holomisa dismisses Ramaphosa’s coalition failure claims 17 April 2019, 7:47 PM

UDM leader, General Bantu Holomisa, has dismissed as baseless, claims by Cyril Ramaphosa that coalitions are a failure.

Themba Godi
APC takes campaign trail to the Northern Cape 17 April 2019, 6:22 PM

Leader of the APC Themba Godi says the Informal Settlement of Mountain View at Postmasburg in the Northern Cape is an example of the failure of the current provincial government.

Court gavel
Court dismisses application by independent candidates to contest elections 17 April 2019, 5:04 PM

The Western Cape High Court has dismissed a court application to have independent candidates contest national and provincial elections.

Dr Thabo Makgoba
Election observers call on parties to ‘tone down campaign rhetoric’ in W Cape 17 April 2019, 5:03 PM

Election observers from religious and civil society groups are calling on political parties in the Western Cape to “tone down their campaign rhetoric.”

Solly Mapaila
Mapaila urges for communities to come up with job creation initiatives 17 April 2019, 4:33 PM

SACP First Deputy Secretary Solly Mapaila has called on communities to come up with initiatives aimed at creating job opportunities.

COPE calls for tough action against those implicated in State Capture Inquiry 17 April 2019, 4:26 PM

The Congress of the People (COPE) says people implicated in criminality at the Zondo Commission must be dealt with decisively.

Patricia de Lille
DA will not apologise to De Lille 17 April 2019, 2:13 PM

The DA says it will not apologise to GOOD Party leader Patricia de Lille as per the order from the IEC of South Africa.

Johan Booysen
NPA captured in order to hold on to some political power: Booysens 17 April 2019, 11:31 AM

Former KwaZulu-Natal Hawks boss Johan Booysen claims the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) was captured in order to pursue their own interests and some holding political power.

DA disagrees with IEC ruling on De Lille 17 April 2019, 10:25 AM

The Democratic Alliance’s (DA) representative at the Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC), Mike Moriarty, says it disagrees with the commission’s ruling about Patricia de Lille’s resignation.

Johan Booysen.
Former KZN Hawks boss expected to testify at State Capture Inquiry 17 April 2019, 7:35 AM

Former KwaZulu-Natal Hawks boss, Johan Booysen, is expected to take the stand at the State Capture Commission of Inquiry in Parktown, Johannesburg, on Wednesday morning.

De Lille awaits judgment on DA’s corruption allegations against her 17 April 2019, 6:32 AM

GOOD party leader Patricia de Lille says she is waiting for the Electoral Court's judgment on the Democratic Alliance’s (DA) corruption allegations against her.

uMzimkhulu court to decide on bail in Magaqa case 17 April 2019, 5:38 AM

The uMzimkhulu Magistrate's' Court is on Wednesday expected to hand down judgment in the bail application of three men arrested in connection with the killing of former ANC Youth League secretary-general, Sindiso Magaqa.

Mmusi Maimane
Maimane believes in a non-racial coalition govt 16 April 2019, 10:23 PM

DA leader, Mmusi Maimane, believes that a non-racial coalition government would bring change to South Africa.