Axed NFP chair fights back, secures interim interdict against party

23 May 2019, 3:19 PM
National Freedom Party (NFP) KwaZulu-Natal chairperson, Vikizitha Mlotshwa has won a temporary interdict against the party’s decision to prevent his swearing in as the party’s Member of the KwaZulu-Natal Legislature.
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DA urges Hawks to provide Mahumapelo report to Parly 21 May 2018, 6:21 AM

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has urged the Hawks to provide Parliament with a full report on the alleged death threats against the North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo.

President Cyril Ramaphosa
ANC wants united stance on land issue 20 May 2018, 10:05 PM

The African National Congress hopes it will come out with a united voice on the land question after holding a summit in Boksburg east of Johannesburg at the weekend.

President Cyril Ramaphosa
Ramaphosa to present budget vote for Presidency 20 May 2018, 7:51 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa will be back in Parliament this week, to present the budget vote for the Presidency.

DA leader Mmusi Maimane
DA launches North West election campaign 20 May 2018, 6:50 PM

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has urged the Hawks to provide Parliament with a full report on the alleged death threats against the North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo.

KZN ANC members demand disbandment of PTT 20 May 2018, 6:22 PM

A number of disgruntled ANC members have stormed the offices of the party's Ukahlamba regional offices in Ladysmith in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands.

Professor Tinyiko Maluleke
500 Political parties to contest 2019 elections 20 May 2018, 4:37 PM

Political Analyst Professor Tinyiko Maluleke says it is not surprising that more new political parties are being formed and registered with the IEC as the country approaches the 2019 general elections.

Gwede Mantashe
Church can help ANC on Land issue: Mantashe 20 May 2018, 3:43 PM

ANC National Chairperson, Gwede Mantashe, says the church has a critical role to play in nation-building and helping the ANC find its way around strategic issues such as the land question.

DA to put pressure on finalising Ministerial Handbook 20 May 2018, 12:53 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it will explore the possibility of approaching the court to try put pressure on the finalisation of the Ministerial Handbook.

No surprise in newly elected Free State PEC: Analyst 20 May 2018, 11:21 AM

Political Analysts say they are not surprised by the new elected ANC Free State Executive Committee.

Fifteen new political parties to contest 2019 elections: IEC 20 May 2018, 10:41 AM

The Independent Electoral Commission-IEC says it is receiving a number of applications by new political parties to contest the 2019 general elections.

ANC hopes to emerge united after its land summit 20 May 2018, 10:31 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) hopes to emerge with a united voice from its two day land summit this weekend.

ANC in Free State elects new leadership 20 May 2018, 10:09 AM

Free State Police, Roads and Transport MEC, Sam Mashinini has been elected as the new ANC chairperson at the 8th provincial elective conference in Bloemfontein.

Kgalema Motlanthe concedes that leasing land in rural areas is problematic 19 May 2018, 6:09 PM

Former president Kgalema Motlanthe has conceded that the leasing of land to communities in the country's rural areas is problematic.

Jackson Mthembu
Mthembu warns Moses Mabhida region against holding conference 19 May 2018, 5:46 PM

African National Congress National Executive Committee member Jackson Mthembu has warned the Moses Mabhida region in KwaZulu-Natal against holding a regional conference as yet.

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Strong police presence at ANC Free State elective conference 19 May 2018, 3:25 PM

There is a strong police presence at the eighth African National Congress (ANC) Free State elective conference which has started in Bloemfontein.

Ramaphosa addresses Land Summit 19 May 2018, 1:19 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has addressed the ruling party's land summit underway in Boksburg East of Johannesburg.

Ramaphosa sends condolences to Tabane family 19 May 2018, 9:13 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has conveyed his condolences to the family of one of the greatest guitarists to come out of South Africa, Phillip Tabane of the Malombo fame. Dr Malombo – as Tabane was affectionately called – was also the leader of his band – Malombo. He died Friday after a long illness. Ramaphosa conferred […]

F State disgruntled ANC members to boycott provincial conference 18 May 2018, 7:04 PM

The disgruntled African National Congress (ANC) group in the Free State is boycotting this weekend's provincial conference in Bloemfontein.

Ramaphosa launches Thuma Mina campaign 18 May 2018, 3:13 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa took the ANC's 2019 election campaign to Thembisa township inEkurhuleni, east of Johannesburg.

Ramaphosa visits Tembisa residents 18 May 2018, 1:55 PM

A shack fire broke out in an informal settlement of Tembisa east of Johannesburg while President Cyril Ramaphosa was addressing residents as part of the ANC's Thuma Mina campaign.

Albertina Sisulu was in the forefront of the struggle for almost half a century and suffered cruel and vengeful persecution by the racist regime
‘MaSisulu had the courage of a lion’ 18 May 2018, 11:58 AM

Struggle icon, Albertina Sisulu’s daughter-in-law, Elinor says MaSisulu had the courage of a lion.

ANC in Tshwane wants clarification on Aucamp’s appointment 18 May 2018, 11:21 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) in Tshwane has called on the Democratic Alliance (DA) to clarify the appointment of Marietha Aucamp to the office of Mayor Solly Msimanga.

WATCH: President Cyril Ramaphosa launches Thuma Mina Campaign 18 May 2018, 9:52 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa officially launches the ANC's Thuma Mina Campaign in Tembisa east of Johannesburg.

All systems go for the Free State ANC PEC 18 May 2018, 6:28 AM

It's all systems go for the Free State ANC's eighth provincial elective conference coming up this weekend.

Ramaphosa to launch Thuma Mina Campaign on Friday 18 May 2018, 5:59 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa will officially launch the ANC's Thuma Mina Campaign in Tembisa east of Johannesburg Friday morning.

Mkhize discusses state of local government 17 May 2018, 8:49 PM

This week Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Zweli Mkhize delivered his first budget vote speech.

ANC structures in N West declare support for Mahumapelo 17 May 2018, 6:10 PM

ANC structures in the North West have declared their support for embattled Premier Supra Mahumapelo.

ANC in Tshwane to lay fraud charges against Mayor Msimanga’s chief of staff 17 May 2018, 3:58 PM

The ANC in Tshwane is laying charges of fraud against Mayor Solly Msimanga's chief of staff, Marietha Aucamp.

Mahumapelo leads North West peace march 17 May 2018, 1:22 PM

Embattled North West premier Supra Mahumapelo will lead his supporters including ANC PEC and church leaders in a march for peace on Thursday in the provincial capital Mahikeng.

“Opposition walkout in Legislature over Zuma’s presence a political statement” 17 May 2018, 6:21 AM

ANC Chief Whip in the KwaZulu-Natal legislature, Nontembeko Boys, says the walkout by opposition parties over former president Jacob Zuma's presence in the chamber on Tuesday, was just a political statement.