Nelson Mandela Bay extends condolences to Bicks Ndoni’s family

21 January 2020, 5:39 PM
The Nelson Mandela Bay Metro in the Eastern Cape has sent its condolences to the family of council ANC chief whip, Bicks Ndoni, who died on Monday.
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Court grants Zuma right to intervene and appeal state capture report 20 September 2018, 3:10 PM

A full bench in the High Court in Pretoria has granted former President Jacob Zuma the right to intervene in the leave to appeal the state capture report case.

Court decision on Trollip, a victory for Nelson Mandela Bay: Mayor 20 September 2018, 12:52 PM

The Nelson Mandela Bay Executive Mayor, Mongameli Bobani says the High Court's judgement is a victory for the residents of this municipality.

’12 ANC witnesses’ should testify at state capture: Maimane 20 September 2018, 12:10 PM

DA Leader Mmusi Maimane wants the Zondo Commission of Inquiry into State Capture to call what he describes as "12 ANC witnesses" including President Cyril Ramaphosa to testify.

Bobani to remain NMB mayor 20 September 2018, 11:46 AM

The UDM's Mongameli Bobani is to remain as Nelson Mandela Bay's Executive Mayor.

Alan Winde holding a mic.
DA W Cape newly elected premier plans for takeover 20 September 2018, 10:01 AM

The DA's Western Cape premiership candidate, Alan Winde, has outlined his plans for the province when he takes over the reins.

High Court to hear EFF’s challenge of Riotous Assembly Act 20 September 2018, 5:56 AM

The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria will on Thursday morning hear a challenge by the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) to the use of the apartheid-era Riotous Assembly Act to charge its leader, Julius Malema.

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Court to hand down judgment on legality of Trollip ousting 19 September 2018, 9:20 PM

The Port Elizabeth High Court will on Thursday hand down the judgement in the application filed by the Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro challenging the legality of the council meeting that ousted Athol Trollip as the Executive Mayor.

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Ramaphosa is ‘not delaying’ to sign the Political Party Funding Bill 19 September 2018, 9:10 PM

The Presidency says President Cyril Ramaphosa is not delaying to sign the Political Party Funding and the Public Audit Amendment Bills into law.

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Buthelezi urges companies to allow students to get practicals 19 September 2018, 9:00 PM

Inkatha Freedom Party leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi has called for co-operation between companies and institutions of higher education to allow students to get practical experience.

Alan Winde holding a mic
DA elects premiership and mayoral candidates 19 September 2018, 2:50 PM

The nominated candidate for Premier of the Western Cape, Alan Winde, says his nomination is an honour.

Cosatu ready for a female president 19 September 2018, 9:35 AM

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu)'s outgoing president, Sdumo Dlamini, says workers affiliated to their unions are ready for a female to take over the labour federation's top post.

DA expected to announce W Cape premier candidate 19 September 2018, 7:05 AM

After a long awaited anticipation, the Democratic Alliance(DA) is on Wednesday expected to announce its Premiership candidate for the Western Cape .

ACDP calls for urgent debate over dagga ruling 19 September 2018, 6:17 AM

The African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) leader Rev Kenneth Meshoe is asking Parliament to hold an urgent debate and to consult South Africans on Tuesday's Constitutional Court decriminalising dagga for private use.

New Cosatu President lauds predecessor Dlamini 18 September 2018, 4:02 PM

The Congress of South African Trade Unions’ (Cosatu) new President Zingiswa Losi, has applauded the outgoing President Sdumo Dlamini, saying he resolved many old problems workers of this country had struggled with.

Maimane will not stand for W Cape Premier position 18 September 2018, 2:41 PM

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has informed that party's federal executive that he will not stand as Premier candidate for the Western Cape.

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Floyd Shivambu hails Cuba’s socialist system 18 September 2018, 9:43 AM

EFF Chief Whip Floyd Shivambu has described Cuba as a shining example of a committed socialist system, despite facing a US trade embargo.

Ramaphosa launches scathing attack against those plotting to weaken ANC 17 September 2018, 9:35 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has launched a scathing attack against those plotting to weaken the African National Congress (ANC)

‘DA has abandoned ambitions to win elections’: Analyst 17 September 2018, 9:15 PM

Political analyst, Keith Gottschalk, says the DA appears to have abandoned its ambitions to become the majority party nationally after next year's general elections

ANC in Tshwane reiterates call for Mosola, Msimang removals 17 September 2018, 3:15 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) Greater Tshwane Region Council Caucus says the suspension of City Manager Dr Moeketsi Mosola and the removal of Executive Mayor Solly Msimanga should be done as speedily as possible.

Nehawu criticises labour violations in Parliament 17 September 2018, 2:34 PM

Nehawu in Parliament says the fatal shooting incident that happened on Friday at the national legislature was bound to happen.

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ANCYL celebrates its 74th anniversary 17 September 2018, 8:06 AM

African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) celebrates its 74th anniversary this year.  It has come under constant leadership criticism with many people questioning its relevance in pursuing the needs of young people.

Magashule to face grilling over Zuma meeting 17 September 2018, 5:57 AM

ANC Secretary-General Ace Magashule will have to explain to the party's National Working Committee, why he met with former President Jacob Zuma.

DA defends Maimane’s W Cape Premier candidacy 16 September 2018, 9:10 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) insists there's nothing secretive or odd about party leader, Mmusi Maimane, wanting to throw his hat in the ring for the position of Western Cape Premier.

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KZN police searching for IFP leader’s killers 16 September 2018, 7:10 PM

KwaZulu-Natal police are still searching for those who killed an Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader in the province.

Themba Godi
APC ready for 2019 elections 16 September 2018, 3:29 PM

The president of the APC, Themba Godi, says his organisation is ready for the 2019 general elections.

Maimane offers candidacy for W Cape premier 16 September 2018, 1:35 PM

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has thrown his hat into the ring for the position of Premier of the Western Cape.

Mbete leads a multi-party delegation to Cuba 16 September 2018, 1:23 PM

National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete is leading a multi-party delegation of eight Members of Parliament (MPs) on an official parliamentary visit to the Republic of Cuba.

IFP leader killed in KZN Midlands 16 September 2018, 10:15 AM

KwaZulu-Natal police say an IFP leader in the uThukela district of the Midlands was killed in a drive-by shooting by attackers who used high calibre weapons.

ANC leaders should testify at State Capture Inquiry: DA 16 September 2018, 9:02 AM

The Democratic Alliance(DA) is calling for African National Congress(ANC) leaders to be summoned to testify before the Zondo Commission which is investigating state capture.

Money invested in VBS sponsored certain political parties: Maimane 16 September 2018, 6:36 AM

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has alleged that the money invested in the troubled VBS mutual bank by various Limpopo municipalities was used to sponsor certain political parties.