Hlabisa’s daunting task of growing and uniting the IFP

25 August 2019, 4:42 PM
Incoming IFP Velenkosini Hlabisa is now due to take over from Mangosuthu Buthelezi, who has led the party since its inception in 1975.
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Ramaphosa says ANC must foster unity, especially in KZN 10 June 2018, 9:10 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa says the African National Congress (ANC) must go back to the drawing board to find ways to foster unity particularly in KwaZulu-Natal.

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DA calls on Parliament to investigate Zweli Mkhize 10 June 2018, 3:01 PM

The DA is calling on Parliament to investigate the allegations against Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize.

N West SACP withdraws from meeting chaired by Mahumapelo 10 June 2018, 12:45 PM

The SACP in North West has abandoned the provincial alliance council set for this weekend because it was to be chaired by former premier Supra Mahumapelo.

Disgruntled KZN ANC members could face disciplinary action 10 June 2018, 7:09 AM

Disgruntled KwaZulu-Natal ANC members who won a court interdict to stop this weekend's elective provincial conference could face disciplinary action.

ANC hopes to reconvene KZN conference by end July 9 June 2018, 9:08 PM

The African National Conference (ANC) hopes to reconvene its KwaZulu-Natal provincial elective conference before the end of next month.

DA dismisses call to rescind Mazonne’s appointment 9 June 2018, 6:44 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has dismissed the call by one of its Gauteng legislature members, Khume Ramulifho, for the appointment of Natasha Mazonne as the party’s Deputy Federal Executive (Fedex) chairperson to be rescinded. Ramulifho has threatened court action to challenge the validity of the appointment of Mazonne during the party national conference in April.  […]

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ANC cancels consultative conference 9 June 2018, 3:19 PM

The ANC consultative conference in KwaZulu-Natal has finally been called off.

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KZN ANC stalemate will have far reaching effects: Analyst 9 June 2018, 1:44 PM

Independent political analyst Khaya Sithole believes the African National Congress stands to loose a sizable amount of votes in the next year's general election if it fails to sort out it's challenges in KwaZulu-Natal.

Tight security at the KZN ANC conference 9 June 2018, 12:15 PM

Security remains tight at the University of Zululand at Empangeni on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast where the ANC is holding it's consultative conference.

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DA to address media regarding Mazonne 9 June 2018, 7:22 AM

The Democratic Alliance Federal Executive is expected to clarify the impasse regarding the validity of the appointment of Natasha Mazonne to the position of the party's Deputy Federal Executive chairperson.

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KZN ANC continues with consultative conference 9 June 2018, 7:15 AM

Organisers of the African National Congress KwaZulu-Natal elective conference, which has been halted by a court challenge, have decided to convert it into a consultative conference.

SA honoured to serve in UN Security Council: Ramaphosa 8 June 2018, 8:49 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa says the Presidency is honoured by the confidence the international community has demonstrated in South Africa's capability to contribute to the resolution of global challenges.

KZN ANC’s elective conference put on hold 8 June 2018, 6:43 PM

The ANC's elective conference in KwaZulu-Natal has been halted by a court challenge from disgruntled party members.

Zuma not fazed by reinstatement of charges 8 June 2018, 3:34 PM

Former President Jacob Zuma says he is not fazed by the reinstatement of corruption-related charges against him.

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Mahumapelo lambasts some media houses 8 June 2018, 12:20 PM

Former North West premier Supra Mahumapelo has spoken out against some media houses that, he says, are proclaiming former President Jacob Zuma guilty before the court has handed down judgment.

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Edward Zuma says his father is innocent 8 June 2018, 11:18 AM

Edward Zuma, the son of former President Jacob Zuma says his father remains stress free and convinced of his innocence.

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Zuma’s court case postponed 8 June 2018, 10:02 AM

 The court case against Former president Jacob Zuma has been postponed to July 27.

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EFF says North West is leaderless 8 June 2018, 9:46 AM

 The EFF in the North West has launched a scathing attack on the ANC for its delay to appoint a premier to succeed Supra Mahumapelo.

Zumas supporters march to Durban High Court 8 June 2018, 9:04 AM

A heavy police presence continues to monitor movement outside the Durban High court where former President Jacob Zuma is due to appear on Friday morning.

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Jacob Khawe to continue as Emfuleni mayor 8 June 2018, 8:37 AM

The ANC in Gauteng says Emfuleni mayor Jacob Khawe has reaffirmed his commitment to continue as mayor. 

Land reform will help to unite the country: Ramaphosa 8 June 2018, 8:09 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa says the current land issue must be viewed as an opportunity for South Africans to take the country forward.

National Treasury says EFF is ignorant of processes 7 June 2018, 7:28 PM

The National Treasury has moved from its usual diplomacy, responding with a hard hitting statement against the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF).

Mayor suspended over Ramaphosa “sell-out” comment 7 June 2018, 4:51 PM

The Free State African National Congress PEC has suspended the Dihlabeng Municipal Mayor Lindiwe Makhalema.

EFF in N West accuses ANC of delaying premier appointment 7 June 2018, 3:47 PM

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in the North West has launched an attack on the African National Congress (ANC) for its delay to appoint a premier to succeed Supra Mahumapelo.

“Political parties funding legislation unlikely to be ready for 2019 elections” 7 June 2018, 3:41 PM

The Independent Electoral Commission has warned that legislation for the administration of private funding to political parties, is unlikely to be ready in time for the national elections next year.

Cosatu calls for Motsoaledi’s removal 7 June 2018, 2:44 PM

Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has again called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to remove Minister Aaron Motsoaledi as Minister of Health in order to help save the country's failing health system.

Political analyst blames ‘ambition’ for turmoil in DA municipalities 7 June 2018, 2:22 PM

Political analyst Zwelinzima Ndevu says there's turmoil in some DA-run municipalities in the Western Cape as the party tries to cleanse itself ahead of the national elections next year.

Solidarity sends warrant to have Motsoeneng’s assets seized 7 June 2018, 12:10 PM

Trade union Solidarity will now serve former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng with a warrant of execution to have his assets seized. The union says it received confirmation from the Supreme Court of Appeal that Motsoeneng’s leave to appeal has been dismissed with cost. In 2017 the Labour Court found that Motsoeneng should be held liable […]

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ANC NW Committee distances itself from Supra, skips Zuma case 7 June 2018, 10:24 AM

The African National Congress Provincial Executive Committee in the North West, has distanced itself from members of the ANC, including Chairperson Supra Mahumapelo, on attending the fraud and corruption case of former President Jacob Zuma tomorrow.

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Ramaphosa thanks Mlangeni for his role in the struggle 7 June 2018, 8:48 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged South Africans to celebrate the lives of apartheid struggle icons for their contribution to ushering the country into democracy.